HENRY MOORE 1898-1986
Castleford 1898-1986 Perry Green (British)
Title: Group of Figures, 1974
Technique: Original Hand Signed and Inscribed Lithograph in Colours on BFK Rives Wove Paper
Paper size: 45.5 x 56.2 cm. / 17.9 x 22 in.
Image size: 28.2 x 33 cm. / 11.1 x 13 in.
Additional Information: This original lithograph in colours is hand signed in pencil by the artist “Moore” at the lower right margin.
It is also inscribed in pencil “H.C.”, hors commerce [out of trade], at the lower left margin. Our impression is one of 15 hors commerce impressions aside from the total edition of 100. There were 65 numbered in Arabic numerals and 35 numbered in Roman numerals.
There were also a ten artist’s proofs that were realised aside from the regular edition.
The edition was printed by J. E. Wolfensberger, Zurich and published by the artist in 1975.
The paper bears the blindstamp of the publisher at the lower left corner and the BFK Rives watermark in the lower left margin.
Literature: Cramer, G., Grant, A., & Mitchinson, D. (1976). Henry Moore: Catalogue of the Graphic Work 1973-1975. Geneva: Gérald Cramer Éditeur.
Reference: Cramer 341