Fine Prints & Photography Online Auction

April 1212, 2018
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LOT 105

Lot 105

Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)

Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)
Lot 105 Details
Victor Vasarely (1906-1997), Hungarian/French


Black and white embossed silkscreen and engraving in relief; signed and numbered 10/75 in pencil to margin
Plate/Sheet 12.4 x 9.6 in — 31.5 x 24.5 cm; 15 x 11 in — 38.1 x 27.9 cm

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $450
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)
  • Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)
  • Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)

The Pollock Gallery, Toronto;
From whom purchased by Dr. K.K. Haka, Toronto on December 17, 1968, together with a copy of the receipt;
The Estate of Katerina Haka-Ikse, Toronto


This print was completed at the end of Vasarely’s “black and white” period, when he developed the foundations of what would be called Optical (Op) Art.


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LOT 105

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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