1881 - 1973
LES VENDANGEURS (B. 937; BA. 1241)
Linoleum cut printed in colors, 1959, signed in pencil and numbered 22/50 (total edition includes approximately 20 artist's proofs), on wove paper, printed by Arnéra, Vallauris, France, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, framed
image: 533 by 640 mm 21 by 25¼ in
sheet: 621 by 750 mm 24½ by 29½ in
With full margins, in good condition apart from a diagonal crease at upper right sheet corner and pale light- and backboard-staining. (Two tips of sheet slightly softened.) The verso with remnants of previous hinging and some skinning along upper sheet edge.
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