Vieux modèle-jeune odalisque, femme androgyne, berger arcadien et pêcheur à la Boina pendante, second state of two, 1970, plate 8 from Séries 156, from the edition of 50, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, in 1978 (Baer et al., 1868IIBa). Stamped signature l.r., dated (twice) "29.1.70 4.3.70" within the plate, numbered "5/50" in pencil l.l. Etching on wove paper, plate size 18 3/4 x 23 1/4 in. (47.5 x 59.0 cm), framed. Condition: Full sheet with deckled edges, pale staining to upper margin, minute handling crease to lower margin. Estimate $3,000-5,000
The sheet measures 25 1/4 x 30 1/8 inches. Annotated "8" in pencil at the corner l.r. and pencil annotations to verso, white cloth tape hinges near upper corners.
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