Tadeusz Was (1912 – 2005)

Lot 917. Tadeusz Was (Polish, 1912-2005) – ‘Ghosts’, coloured soot cut on paper, signed in pencil to the margin, inscribed and dated 1954, verso, approx 33x26cm, mounted and inset swept frame NB: The process of ‘soot cut’ was discovered by Tadeusz whilst he was stationed in a desert during the war, he held orange peel over a burning oil lamp and the resulting soot produced formed a perfect impression when in contact with paper. Estimate £200 – £300.

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