HENRY MOORE 1898-1986
Castleford 1898-1986 Perry Green (British)
Title: Eight Sculptural Ideas Girl Writing, 1973
Technique: Original Hand Signed, Dated and Numbered Lithograph in Colours on Japan Paper
Paper size: 53.4 x 75.2 cm / 21 x 29.5 in.
Image size: 49.5 x 34.5 cm / 19.4 x 13.5 in.
Additional Information: This original lithograph in colours is hand signed and dated in pencil by the artist “Moore 73” (1973) at the lower right margin.
This work was printed in two editions. Edition A (like ours) which was printed with yellow, and Edition B printed with pink of 65 impressions.
It is also hand numbered in roman numerals from the edition of 35, at the lower left margin. there were also some hors commerce [out of trade] impression is aside from the edition of 35.
There were also four artist’s proofs, which were realised aside from the regular edition.
The edition was co-published by the Galerie Wolfang Ketterer, Stuttgart and Felix H. Man, London in 1974.
The subject was included in the portfolio, Europäische Graphik IX.
The paper bears the blindstamp of the publisher at the lower left corner.
Literature: Cramer, G., Grant, A., & Mitchinson, D. (1976). Henry Moore: Catalogue of the Graphic Work 1973-1975. Geneva: Gérald Cramer Éditeur.
Reference: Cramer 280
Condition: Very good condition. Soft creasing along the lower and right sheet edge.