Prints

30 Nov 2010, starting at 13:00 GMT .

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Jacques Villon (French, 1875-1963) Les Saltimbanques Aquatint in colours, 1922, after Pablo Picasso, on Arches, signed by Picasso and numbered 31/200 in pencil, published by Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, 595 x 425mm (23 3/8 x 16 3/4in)(PL)

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Grande Maternité Lithograph in colours, 1963, on Arches, signed and numbered 56/200 in pencil, published by Yamet Fine Art, New York, 790 x 600mm, (31 1/4 x 23 3/4in)(I)

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Honoré de Balzac, Le Chef d'Oeuvre Inconnu The complete set of 13 etchings, 1931, on japan paper, copy 30 of a total edition of 340, (there was an edition of 65 on japan, 240 on Rives and 35 HC), justification page signed in bistre by the artist and with the monogram of the publisher, with text in French, table of contents, 16 pages of reproductions of drawings produced by the artist in 1924, plus 4 etchings from the series on BFK Rives paper (plates II, VII, X, XII), all the etchings loose as issued, within Montval paper covers, with the title and a wood engraving by Georges Aubert after a design by Picasso on the front and another wood engraving on the back, etchings printed by Louis Fort, published by Amboise Vollard, Paris, 194 x 278mm (7 5/8 x 10 7/8in)(PL), 335 x 265mm (13 1/4 x 10 1/2in) Vol

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Nature morte au Crâne Colour aquatint, circa 1960, after a painting, on wove, signed and numbered 31/150 in pencil, printed by Atelier Lacourière, 425 x 620mm (16 3/4 x 24 3/8in)(PL)

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Buste de femme à la chaise The very rare etching, aquatint and drypoint, 1938, a richly inked impression, Baer's state VIII (of X), on Montval paper with the Picasso watermark, there were four proofs of which only one according to Baer has the Picasso watermarked paper, ex coll. Marina Picasso with the rubber stamp and inventory number verso, 248 x 139mm (9 3/4 x 5 1/2in)(PL) unframed

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Femme Assise en Pyjama de Plage Linocut, 1962, printed in brown and tan, on Arches, with wide margins, printed by Arnéra, signed in pencil and inscribed "Epreuve d'artiste", from the deluxe edition of Jacques Prévert's book "Diurnes", published by Berggruen, Paris, 390 x 298mm (15 3/8 x 11 3/4in)(B); 545 x 430mm (21 1/2 x 17in)(SH) unframed

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Le Repos du Sculpteur III Etching, 1933, from the Vollard Suite, on Montval laid, signed in pencil, from the edition of 250, 193 x 267mm (7 1/2 x 10 1/2in)(PL)

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Dove on a straw bed Rectangular dish, 1949, white earthenware clay, decoration in engobes, knife engraved, white enamel, brushed under glaze, red, yellow, white, black, from the edition of 300, with pen inscription 'Madoura d'après Picasso' and 'Nouvelle Edition', 320 x 385mm (12 5/8 x 15 1/8in)

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Clin d'Oeil au bain turc: Femmes prenant le Soleil à la Piscine, from Séries 347 Etching, 1968, on Rives, with wide margins, signed and numbered 32/50 in pencil, published by Galerie L.Leiris, Paris, 279 x 388mm (11 x 15 1/4in)(PL)

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Four Faces Turned pitcher, 1959, white earthenware clay, decoration in oxides on white enamel, brown and black, with the 'Edition Picasso' and Madoura Plein Feu' stamps on the base, numbered 98/300 and inscribed 'Picasso Edition Madoura' in black pen, 235mm (high)

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