Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)
Le Repos de sculpteur II from La Suite Vollard, 1933; Etching on Montval paper with Vollard watermark; Signed; From an edition of 260; 7 3/8" x 10 1/4" (plate); 13 1/8" x 17 3/8" (sheet); Publisher: A. Vollard, Paris, 1939; Literature: Bloch 172; Baer 325 Bd; Provenance: Private Collection
Sale Price: $5,625
Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Signed in pencil "Picasso" lower right recto. Vollard watermark. Paper is bright and clean. Light handling marks. Left edge of paper has an indentation due to the paper process. There are two areas in image where paper is slightly wrinkled; this appears to be the result of the printing process. Foxing to sheet throughout.