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    Sale 2504 | Lot 78
    Price Realized: $6,250With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2504 Lot 78

      BETYE SAAR (1926 - )
      Two Beasties.

      Etching, aqutint and drypoint on cream wove paper, 1964. Combined dimensions, 318x610 mm; 12 1/2x24 inches, full margins (both plates). Signed, dated, titled and inscribed "proof" in pencil, lower margin. A very scarce impression of this print - possibly a unique proof.

      The etching on the left is also known as The beast that pounds the desert's dust, also from 1964. Here Saar makes a composite image from two plates printed side by side.

      Estimate $3,000 - 5,000


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $6,250