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* SOLD * RAREST TAMAYO LITHOGRAPH. "FEMME" 1972 From Edition: Mujer Con Sombero by The Mexican Master Artist, RUFINO TAMAYO 1899-1991. From the ARCHIVES of The Bank St. Atelier, N.Y. Mourlot Presses Paris France - an EXTREMELY RARE MASTER PROTOTYPE " Trial Proof " From The Original Hand Drawn Stone Plates, Experimental Chalk-Like Rich Pastel Colors. THE FINEST of ONLY TWO EXAMPLES PRODUCED, This one with COMPLETED COLORS. Pencil Signed * Trial Proof R. Tamayo. Vaulted Over 30 Years - Aquired Directly from The Collection of The Ex-Director of Shorewood Printers New York. * Atelier Archive Prototypes Are Extremely Rare, Virtually NEVER AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC PURCHASE but VAULTED within the COLLECTION of The PRINTING HOUSE. * Actual Public Edition Assigned as Plate No. 48 Mexican National Museum Exhibition Catalog, Tamayo Portfolio. * Rufino Tamayo came to The Bank St. Printing House New York, following some years working in Europe. Additionally, His Admiration and Friendship with Pablo Picasso, Francoise Gilot, Their Children and His by Olga Tamayo ( Photo ) * Picasso recommended Mourlot, where He had Produced many of his finest Lithographs. Tamayo produced (4) Editions at the N.Y. Shop, from which " Femme " was completed. The Final Edition was done in much Darker Colors and less than " Original " in Appearance. * Museum Framed, Full Director Documentation, Certificates, Letters and the Rare ORIGINAL Mexican Catalog Included. Sothebys Associate Appraisal: $10,000 - $12,000. * Retail Gallery Pricing, No Doubt Tremendously Higher. Future Valuations Unlimited. THE RAREST, RUFINO TAMAYO LITHOGRAPH, EVER ON MARKET ! DOCUMENTED PROVENANCE, EXCEPTIONAL RAREITY. * No Charge Packaging. Signature Delivery By Major Carrier Only. MINIMUM RESERVE 5200. USD * AN ORIGINAL WORK. ONE ONLY PRODUCED. LEGITIMATE CERTIFIED TAMAYO. No Shipping Outside U.S.A. Available. BANK CASHIERS CHECKS ONLY, ON THIS AUCTION ITEM. INQUIRIES Before Bidding


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Item Details:

  • Reference #
  • 100_20
  • Quantity
  • 1
  • Category
  • Fine Art
  • Department
  • Collectibles
  • Type / Pattern
  • CERTIFIED * Trial Proof Prototype - Hand Stone Lithograph
  • Maker
  • Bank St. Atelier, N.Y. Mourlot Presses
  • Year
  • 1972
  • Dimensions
  • Width: 42 inches
  • Height: 55 inches
  • Depth: 0 inch
  • Weight: 30 pounds
  • Condition
  • Style
  • Material
  • Color Pigment on Archive Paper