Lot 34
Property from a Maryland Estate

Maurits Cornelis Escher (Dutch 1898-1972)
Stars (Bool 359)
Wood engraving, 1948, signed in pencil l.l., inscribed eigen druk in pencil l.r. and titled in pencil under matting; small dot of foxing on l.c. Framed.
Sight size: 318 x 257 mm (12-1/2 x 10-1/8 in)
Estimate $10,000-20,000

Provenance:
Michaelson Art & Framing, Washington, DC, by repute


Matt toning around outer edge of plate; spots of foxing along outer edges; hinged on upper corners with fabric tape


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Sold for $12,000