1887 - 1985
THE MEAL AT DRYAS'S HOUSE (M. 334; SEE C. BKS. 46)
Lithograph printed in colors, 1960, signed in pencil and numbered 56/60 (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: 425 by 646 mm 16¾ by 25⅜ in
sheet: 540 by 755 mm 21¼ by 29¾ in
With wide margins, the print is in good condition apart from a few spots of stray ink in the margins and a tiny thinned spot in the lower margin at right.
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