Bidboard # 1886
Lot # 83
Catalogue Value or Estimate: $895.00
Price Realized: $290
Canada # 492

Progressive Plate Proofs. Archival quality set of six different 1969 issue 50c Suzor-Cote progressive trial color proofs on thin card, comprised of the yellow, magenta, cyan, the light brown framelines and inscriptions, a combination of the yellow and magenta giving an orange through deep red version of the painting and then a last proof with cyan added to complete the full colour painting. A rare and eye-catching group for which the consignor paid $895.00 from a well-known dealer back in 1998. The lot includes the original invoice and lot description. Original 21 year-old net price.