Jacqueline Lisant (B. 1181; Ba. 1292 And Ba. 1294)
Artwork: Jacqueline Lisant (B. 1181; Ba. 1292 And Ba. 1294)
Size: images 75.1 x 61.9; sheet: 75.1 x 61.9 cm
Edition Size: (i) Few TP
Medium: Two very rare experimental working proofs on the same sheet, on Arches wove paper
Creation year: 1962
Category: Prints

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2016-10-27
Lot Number: 27
Low Estimate: $80000 [+37%]
High Estimate: $120000 [-8%]
Hammer Price: $110000
Sold For: $137500
Notes: The recto is Baer's Superposition de plateau, linoleum cut printed in colors, one of only a few trial proofs, this impression printed in purple, grey and black; the verso an experimental and complex working proof for Jacqueline lisant, de trois quarts (Ba. 1294), linoleum cut printed in light brown, dark brown, red, and 'blanc crème', which has been printed over an impression of the second state of Portrait de Jacqueline de face. II (Ba. 1280) (printed in dark brown over a light brown background), inscribed by the printer Arnéra, Vallauris, '16.2.1962. TETE DE FEMME - 1er ETAT - ESSAI BLANC SUR FOND ROUGE', framed