1881 - 1973
LE TRÈFLE À QUATRE FEUILLES (B. 1873; BA. 1878)
Etching, 1970, with the artist's stamped signature and numbered 17/50 in pencil (total edition includes 15 artist's proofs), from the 156 series, on wove paper, printed by Crommelynck, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris
plate: 505 by 630 mm 19⅞ by 24¾ in
sheet: 635 by 765 mm 25 by 30⅛ in
With full margins, in good condition apart from a short vertical repaired tear at upper left sheet edge (measuring approx. 7 mm), a soft handling crease in the upper margin at right and very pale discoloration in the margins.
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