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Lot No. 279

Bidding Status: high bid 55,.closed-sold. , current bid 279 Pragma: no-cache
Status: .closed-sold.
current bid: $55
hi bidder: ***

Ben Shahn

American (1898 - 1969)
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    " Of Light, White Sleeping Women In Childbed" From The "Rilke Portfolio"

    Lithograph on Richard de Bas, 1968, with the printed signature, the original portfolio was released in an edition of 200,, As printed by Atelier Mourlot, New York.

  • Condition: In very fine condition, with the occasional soft crease or minor smudge in the margins.
  • Sheet: 22 1/2 by 17 3/4 in. ( 55 x 44 cm.)
  • References: As recorded and illustrated in Fgure 133 in "The Complete Graphics Works of Ben Shahn" by Kenneth W. Prescott.
  • Framing: offered unframed
  • Note: Probably a printer's proof aside from the regular edition.
US $
UK pound
Swiss Fr
40-100 40,

* Estimates do not include 25% buyer's premium (see Terms and Conditions). NR means no reserve (minimum bid $50 unless otherwise posted). Estimates in other currencies based on conversion rates of Euro: 0.99 , British Pound 0.84, Swiss Fr 0.99. All conversion values are approximate with the final cost determined in dollars.
workcode: bs-1668x-21