Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
0 selections
Log In
0 selections
lots of lots
Lot 0153
Author: Picasso, Pablo
Title: 2 Statements. Also a Comment by Merle Armitage - unique copy
Place Published: New York & Los Angeles
Publisher:Merle Armitage
Date Published: 1936

With lithographed frontispiece portrait of Picasso by Giovanni Napolitano, pulled from the stone by Lynton R. Kistler. 15.9x12.2 cm (6¼x4¾"), bound in half blindstamped calf and marbled boards. Unnumbered, unique large paper copy from a total of 112 copies.

The frontispiece is signed by Napolitano in pencil. This is a one-of-a-kind, large paper copy, uniquely and finely bound. The lithograph here is full and uncut. In other copies the lithograph is cut at the bottom edge, along with some of the artist's signature.


Faint toning to endpapers; near fine or better.

Buyer's Premium

  • 25%

Uniquely bound w/signed lithograph of Picasso

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Jun 14, 2018