1893 - 1983
LES PERSEIDES (MOURLOT 656-660)
The complete series of five lithographs printed in colors, 1970, each signed in pencil and numbered 65/75, on wove paper, printed by Mourlot, with the watermark of the publisher, Louis Broder, Paris, framed (5 prints)
sheets approx: 657 by 510 mm 25⅞ by 20 in
framed: 765 by 615 mm 30⅛ by 24¼ in
The prints are in good condition, the full sheets. (Some sheets with a few inconspicuous printer's creases.) Two sheets with minor nicks along the left and top sheet edges. M. 660 with a small spot of skinning along left sheet edge at bottom, visible only on close inspection. The versos of M. 659 and 660 with a few inconspicuous fox marks.
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