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    M. C. ESCHER (Dutch, 1898-1972)
    Waterfall, 1961
    Lithograph on paper
    15 x 11-3/4 inches (38.1 x 29.8 cm)
    Ed. 12/103
    Dated and initialed in the plate lower right: X - '61 / M C E
    Signed in graphite lower left: M. Escher
    Inscribed in graphite lower center: No 12/103 III Für Paul und Martha Keller, mit herzlicher Zuneigung, von Mark E. Baarn, September 1968.

    Gift from the artist to grand-mother of current owner (cousin of Mrs. Escher);
    Private collection, by decent from the above.

    F. H. Bool, M. C. Escher, His Life and Complete Graphic Work: With a Fully Illustrated Catalogue, New York, 1982, p. 323, no. 439.

    More information about M. C. ESCHER, also known as Escher, M. C., Escher, Maurits Cornelis, Maurits Cornelis Escher, M. C. Escher.

    Condition Report*: Mat burn along edges. The overall size of the paper is 19-3/4 x 15-3/4. Paper is hinged onto board; time and light staining on verso with remains of tape from previous framing along left and right edges not visible recto.
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    Auction Dates
    October, 2009
    7th Wednesday
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