Print Collector Focus

16 November 2016

Print Collector Focus     

 Auction: Saturday 19 November, 10am

As Roseberys London approaches the final Modern & Contemporary Print Auction of the year, the auction house focuses on six of its collector’s favourite artists available in the November auction.

17Lot 17 – An old favourite

Pablo Picasso, Spanish 1881-1973- ”Flutiste et Dormeuse, II”, 1933; drypoint etching on handmade paper, third state of three, from an edition of 104 proofs, this example printed 1970 by Frelaut, Paris, 8.6×7.7cm, (may be subject to Droit de Suite) Provenance: with Galeria Colibri, Puerto Rico, a copy of the invoice accompanies this lot. [Lot 17]

Estimate £2500 – £3000

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lot 139 – Modern Design lovers favourite

El Lissitzky, Russian 1890-1941- ”Beat the Whites with the Red Wedge” c.1919; lithographic poster printed in colours on coloured paper, printed

139name & titled in Cyrillic, No.19, 51.5x63cm, (unframed) (VAT charged on hammer price) [Lot 139]

Estimate £8000 – £12000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

cowLot 173 – The Pop Art Favourite

Roy Lichtenstein, American 1923-1997- ”Cow Going Abstract”, triptych, 1982; screenprints in colours, three, one signed, all numbered 74/150 in pencil, published by Frateli Alinari, Florence, ea. 65x77cm, (3) [Lot173]

Estimate £6000 – £8000

 

217Lot 217 – The Divided favourite

Tracey Emin CBE RA British b.1963- ”Crane”; woodcut on 71gsm Misumi Paper, signed, titled, numbered 34/50 and dated 2015 in pencil, published by Emin International, London, 20.4×26.4cm, (unframed) (may be subject to Droit de Suite) [Lot 217]

Estimate £1000 – £1500

 

 

 

 

 

Lot 244 – The New British Street Art Favourite

Stik, British, late 20th/early 21st century ”Sleeping Baby (NHS Blue)”; screenprint in colours, signed and numbered 12/25 in pencil, published by Squarity, London, 65x112cm, (unframed) (may be subject to Droit de Suite) Note: A Certificate of Authenticity issued by Squarity, London accompanies this lot. In 2015, Stik painted the mural ”Sleeping Baby” in the same blue colourway as this edition in the courtyard of Homerton 244Hospital, Hackney, London. Proceeds from the original sale of this edition raised £50,000 for the building it is painted on, the Regional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit which works with Alzheimer’s sufferers and those with serious brain injuries. [Lot 244]

Estimate £6000 – £8000

 

 

 

 

 

 

245Lot 245 – The Investors Favourite

Damien Hirst, British b.1965- ”Dome, from Sanctum”, 2009; photogravure etchings on 400 gsm Velin Arches paper, signed in pencil, inscribed ‘AP’ in pencil on the reverse, published by Paragon Press, London, printed by Paupers Press, London, 118.5×115.5cm (sheet) (unframed) (may be subject to Droit de Suite) Note: A Certificate of Authenticity issued by Paragon Press accompanies this lot [Lot 245]

Estimate £7000 – £9000

 

 

 

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For further information please contact Charlotte Meddings charlottemeddings@roseberys.co.uk  +44 (0) 20 8761 2522

 

For enquires regarding any of the lots for sale please contact

Elizabeth Comba

elizabethcomba@roseberys.co.uk

Nicola Allan

nicolaallan@roseberys.co.uk

 

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