1881 - 1973
PORTRAIT DE JACQUELINE AU CHAPEAU DE PAILLE (B. 1067; BA. 1279)
Linoleum cut printed in colors, 1962, signed in pencil and numbered 34/50 (total edition includes approximately 20 artist's proofs), on Arches wove paper, printed by Arnéra, Vallauris, France, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, framed
image approx.: 638 by 530 mm 25⅛ by 20⅞ in
sheet: 750 by 618 mm 29½ by 24⅜ in
With full margins, the print is in good condition and the colors are fresh and bright. Discoloration comprises faint light- and mat-stain, a few small spots along the sheet edges. (A tiny crease in the upper left corner and the verso with several small spots of minor skinning.)
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