1887 - 1985
CHLOÉ'S KISS (M. 316; SEE C. BKS. 46)
Lithograph printed in colors, 1961, signed in pencil and numbered 12/60 (there is also a book edition of 250), from Daphnis and Chloé, on Arches wove paper, printed by Mourlot, published by Tériade, Paris, framed
image: 420 by 320 mm 16½ by 12½ in
sheet: 540 by 375 mm 21¼ by 14¾ in
With full margins, the print is in good condition apart from uneven discoloration. Scattered minuscule fox marks and remnants of vinyl tape with associated skinning in places along three sheet edges on the verso.
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