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Lot 19Alexander Calder
LA MÉMOIRE ÉLÉMENTAIRE
Complete set of 12 color lithographs, 1978, on Arches paper, signed and numbered 46/100 in pencil, with text (lacking the justification), published by Éditions de la Différence, Paris, the full sheets, in original linen-covered portfolio.
Sheets 20 1/2 x 28 3/8 inches; 521 x 721 mm.




Sold for $28,125
Estimate $15,000-25,000

One with a small paper occlusion verso with a corresponding lighter area in yellow (presumably from when produced), one with a small handling crease bottom left, one with minor soiling at bottom left sheet corner, one with minor soiling at right sheet edge and some foxing and soiling and a graphite line verso, otherwise in good condition, one of the text pages with offsetting and soiling, the portfolio box with soiling and staining.


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.





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