Lot 23Paul Cézanne (1839-1906)
LES BAIGNEURS (GRAND PLANCHE) (DRUICK I; VENTURI 1157)
Color lithograph, 1896-8, on MBM laid paper, signed in the stone and printed Tirage à cent exemplaires no., from the edition of approximately 100, Druick's second state of three, printed by Auguste Clot, published by Ambroise Vollard, Paris, with full margins, framed.
Image 16 3/8 x 20 5/8 inches; 416 x 524 mm.
Sheet 18 3/4 x 24 1/2 inches; 476 x 622 mm.
Sold for $20,000
Pale matstain verso (lighter at sheet edges which have corresponding faint pressuremarks showing through to recto), affixed with two pieces of tape at top sheet edge verso (associated faint pressure marks recto), some short mostly repaired tears at sheet edges (longest 1/2 inch), two printer's creases at right sheet edge (one extending unobtrusively into the image), some foxing, an area of pale other discoloration at bottom right sheet corner.
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