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GEORGES BRAQUE 1882-1963
Argenteuil-sur-Seine, 1882-1963 Paris (French)

Title: Bird of Passage | Oiseau de passage, 1961

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Etching in Colours on BFK Rives Wove Paper

Paper size: 74.5 x 56 cm. / 29.3 x 22 in.
Image size: 59 x 41 cm. / 23.2 x 16 in.

Additional Information: This etching in colours is hand signed in pencil by the artist “G.Braque” at the lower right margin.
It is also hand numbered in pencil from the edition of 75, at the lower left margin.
The work was printed and published by Maeght Éditeur, in a limited edition of 75 signed and numbered impressions in 1961.
The paper bears the BFK Rives watermark in the lower right corner.

Literature: Vallier D. (1982). Braque: The Complete Graphics Catalogue Raisonné. New York: Alpine Fine Arts Collection.
Reference: Vallier 166

Condition: Excellent condition. A skilfully repaired minor tear at the extreme edge of the left margin.