1958 - 1990
UNTITLED (L. P. 39)
Lithograph printed in red and black, 1985, signed in pencil, dated and inscribed 'PP 1/3', a printer's proof aside from the numbered edition of 80 plus 20 artist's proofs, from Three Lithographs, on Rives BFK wove paper, with the blindstamp of the printer, Matthieu Litho, Switzerland, framed
image: 750 by 960 mm 29½ by 37¾ in
sheet: 810 by 1000 mm 31⅞ by 39⅜ in
With full margins, in good condition apart from pale mat-stain and very faint discoloration at the sheet edges. Some indentations with associated creases along the left sheet edge and two tiny puncture marks. A few very inconspicuous spots of pale staining in the left figure's chest. (An unobtrusive crease in the unprinted area at center and the upper left and lower right corners with a very slight crease.)
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