Prints and Multiple’s Sale at Christie’s 16th April
24 March 2014
Christie’s upcoming auction presents Prints and Multiple’s ranging from traditional hand painted colour etchings produced in the 1700’s to Contemporary Art editions. Prints and Multiple’s coincides with the Royal Academy’s, Print Month, which includes events such as, the London Original Print Fair.
Bridget Riley’s signed, dated and numbered 21/75 screen print, June, and a set of six etchings in a brushed aluminium collection box, by Ben Nicholson, have estimates of £7,000 - £10,000. Other works up for auction include etchings by Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Joan Miro and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec alongside Contemporary editions by Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons and Banksy.
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