Sale: 292 / Old Masters and Modern Art/ Marine Art, March 18. 2005 Lot 251

 
Pierre Bonnard - La Lettre


 
251
Pierre Bonnard
La Lettre, 1925.
Lithograph
Estimate:
€ 1,200 / $ 1,392
Sold:
€ 1,404 / $ 1.628

(incl. 17% surcharge)
Lot description

La Lettre
Lithograph, around 1925 .
Roger-Marx 85. Bouvet 98. Signed. Titled and inscribed in different writing "Epreuve d'Essai". Monogrammed on the stone. One of 5 trial proofs before the edition of 35. On Chine. 23,5 : 31,5 cm (9,2 : 12,4 in). Sheet: 32,2 x 49,8 cm (12,6 x 19,6 in).

With the stamp of the editor Edmond Frapier, St. Germain-en-Laye (Lugt 2921 b and d) and the blindstamp of Galerie des Peintres Graveurs, Paris
In the margins a few hardly visible defects. In the area of the passe-partout cut slightly discoloured. Verso mounted loosely. Otherwise in quite a good condition. [EH]

251
Pierre Bonnard
La Lettre, 1925.
Lithograph
Estimate:
€ 1,200 / $ 1,392
Sold:
€ 1,404 / $ 1.628

(incl. 17% surcharge)