1958 - 1990
CHOCOLATE BUDDHA 1-5 (L. PP. 122-125)
The complete portfolio, comprising five lithographs printed in colours, 1989, each signed in pencil, dated, inscribed EC (one of a few exemplaires collaborateurs sets aside from the edition of 90), also signed and inscribed on the justification page, with the title page and justification, printed by Arts-Litho, Paris, published by Editions F.B., Paris, on BFK Rives wove paper, loose (as issued), contained in the original grey cardboard portfolio with title and artist's name printed in orange on the cover
each sheet: approx. 560 by 705mm 22 by 27¾in
overall: 610 by 758mm 24 by 29⅞in
The complete portfolio, in good condition, some sheets with extremely pale paper discoloration.
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