1893 - 1983
RECORD D'UNA FUGA DE BACH (D. 713; SEE C. BKS. 179)
Etching and aquatint printed in colors, 1974, signed in pencil and inscribed 'H.C. VI', one of 15 hors commerce impressions aside from the numbered edition of 50, from Gravats 5 Poemes, on Arches wove paper, published by Gustavo Gili, Barcelona, framed
sheet: 896 by 640 mm 35¼ by 25¼ in
The print is in good condition, the full sheet. Pale time-stain at the extreme sheet edges and the colors very slightly attenuated. (Minor undulation throughout the sheet and a small printing imperfection at upper left corner.) The verso with slight, uneven toning and a few minuscule fox marks visible upon close inspection, partially examined.
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