1887 - 1985
THE EIFFEL TOWER LOVERS (MOURLOT 187)
Lithograph printed in colors, 1960, signed in pencil and numbered 43/50 (total edition includes 25 artist's proofs), on Arches wove paper, printed and published by Mourlot, Paris, framed
image: 556 by 441 mm 21⅞ by 17⅜ in
sheet: 632 by 487 mm 24⅞ by 19⅛ in
With margins, in generally good condition except the colors are slightly attenuated. The sheet is trimmed and with faint, slightly uneven discoloration. A pin hole in the lower sheet edge and an occasional soft handling crease. A few small hinge remnants on the verso, two with associated minor skinning.
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