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Lucian Freud

(British, 1922 – 2011)

Head of Ib

Edition of 40
Signed with the initials and numbered in pencil

Sheet: 14 1/4 x 11 inches (36.83 x 27.94 cm)

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Etching, 1988, a fine, fresh impression of the only known state, the full sheet, printed on smooth white Somerset Satin paper, with margins, hand-signed with the initials and numbered in pencil by the artist, executed in an edition of 40 (there were also X Artist’s Proos), printed by Marc Balakjian at Studio Prints, London, published by James Kirkman, London and Brooke Alexander, New York, in fine condition, framed.



New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Lucian Freud: The Painter’s Etchings, 16 December 2007 – 10 March 2008, another example.
Birmingham, Waterhall Gallery of Modern art, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Lucian Freud Etchings 1946-2004, 29 January – 02 May 2005, no.29, another example.
Cambridge, The Fitzwilliam Museum, Lucian Freud Etchings 1946-2004, 15 October – 23 December 2004, no.29 another example
Kendal, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Lucian Freud Etchings 1946-2004, 25 June – 25 September 2004, no.29, another example.
Edinburgh, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Lucian Freud Etchings 1946-2004, 02 April – 13 June 2004, no.29, another example.



Figura, Starr.  Lucian Freud: The Painter’s Etchings. 2007, New York, The Museum of Modern Art, p.86, plate 54 illustrated (another example).
Hartley, Craig.  Lucian freud Etchings 1946-2004, 2004, Edinburgh, National Galleries of Scotland, The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge in association with Marlborough Graphics, London, no.29.
Hartley, Craig.  The Etchings of Lucian Freud.  A Catalogue Raisonné 1946-1995.  1995, London, Marlborough Fine Art, no.35 (another example).



Please note the plate size of this work is 8 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches (20.95 x 14.6 cm)