Sale: 292 / Old Masters and Modern Art/ Marine Art, March 18. 2005 Lot 260

 
Massimo Campigli - 8 sheets from: Liriche di Saffo

260
Massimo Campigli
8 sheets from: Liriche di Saffo, 1944.
Lithograph
Estimate:
€ 5,800 / $ 6,380
Sold:
€ 11,466 / $ 12.612

(incl. 17% surcharge)
Lot description

8 sheets from: Liriche di Saffo
Lithographs, 1944 .
Meloni/Tavola 62, 63, 68, 69, 71 (2), 72, 73. Each signed, dated and inscribed 'prova'. Signed and dated on the stone, one also inscribed. Trial proofs before the edition. On AAF paper (with watermark). cm ( in)Up to 19,3 x 31,2 cm (7,5 x 12,2 in). Sheet: Each ca. 47,5 x 33 cm (18,7 x 12,9 in)

Including: Lira Divina. Preghiera ad Afrodite. Distacco. Non e' lecito il pianto. Mnasidica (2). Danze notturne. La figlia di Saffo. Plate 1, 2, 7, 8, 10, 11 and 12, from the portfolio, published by Edizioni del Pellicano, Vicenza 1944
Slightly discoloured, especially in the egdes. Margins with sporadical, tiny brown spots as well as barely visible unfresh. With minor handling creases and some sheets with minor defects. [LB]

260
Massimo Campigli
8 sheets from: Liriche di Saffo, 1944.
Lithograph
Estimate:
€ 5,800 / $ 6,380
Sold:
€ 11,466 / $ 12.612

(incl. 17% surcharge)