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Lot# 6149 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 6149 Chile

    Recess at Santiago Post Office, Final Printing 1866: 5 c. rose red, a superb Proof block of forty (4 x 10), marginal from right of sheet on thick paper without watermark, the margin showing the full italic imprint "Es preciso colocar las estampas arriba de la direccion y hacia la derecha  En mojando el Dorso es preciso cuidar de no quitar el cimento" in rose-red ("It is important to put the stamps above the address on the right side, you must wet the back and be careful not to remove the cement"). One or two horizontal creases and minor faults do not detract from a scarce and most appealing multiple.rn 
    Starting bid : 400.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 900.00 CHF