Artwork: L'Atleta
Size: 41 x 50 cm
Edition Size: n/a
Medium: Drypoint on stiff cream wove paper
Creation year: 1907
Marks: Signed in pencil
Category: Prints

Christie's London

Date: 2016-03-15
Lot Number: 55
Low Estimate: $8360 [+0%]
High Estimate: $11140 [-24%]
Hammer Price: $8360
Sold For: $10440
Notes: A fine impression of this very rare, pure drypoint, printing with considerable burr and a rich, varied plate tone, Bellini's first state (of three), variant B, with wide margins, probably the full sheet, a short tear at the lower sheet edge at centre, a pale moisture stain in the lower left corner, otherwise in very good condition