1893 - 1983
LES BRISANTS (DUPIN 238; CRAMER BOOKS 46)
The complete book, comprising one etching and aquatint printed in colors, 1958, signed in pencil and numbered 65/65, also stamp-numbered 65 on the justification, with text by Jacques Dupin, on Arches wove paper, published by GLM, Paris, bound (as issued), in the original paper cover
plate: 135 by 95 mm 5¼ by 3¾ in
sheet: 188 by 140 mm 7⅜ by 5½ in
With full margins, in good condition apart from very faint discoloration at the sheet edges and a few minuscule fox marks in the margins. The book is in good condition apart from offprinting on the title and 'tous droits réservés' pages.
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