ALPHONSE MUCHA | JOB
1860 - 1939
Lithograph printed in colors and metallic ink, 1896, signed in pencil, on wove paper, printed by F. Champenois, Paris, framed
image: 514 by 387 mm 20¼ by 15¼ in
sheet: 660 by 457 mm 26 by 18 in
With wide margins, the print is in good condition apart from a few minor creases, mostly in the margins, and a small repaired tear in the right sheet edge. The sheet with faint, slightly uneven discoloration and an occasional tiny fox mark. (A small spot of pale adhesive residue in the upper left corner.)
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Jiri Mucha, the son of the artist
The Grosvenor Gallery, London
Private Collection, New York, acquired from the above in 1973