Argenteuil-sur-Seine, 1882-1963 Paris

Title: Pink Birds from: Painted Words | Paroles Peintes, 1962

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Etching with Aquatint on Auvergne Wove Paper

Paper size: 38 x 28.3 cm. / 14.9 x 11.1 in.
Image size: 28.2 x 18.9 cm. / 11.1 x 7.4 in.

Additional Information: This original etching with aquatint 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 50, at the lower left margin.
The work is also signed in the image at the lower right.
The work was printed by Georges Visat, Paris and published by O. Lazar-Vernet, Paris as part as the Paroles Peintes series in a limited edition of 50 impressions in 1962.
The paper bears the Auvergne a la main watermark in the lower right of the paper.

Literature: Vallier, D. (1982). Braque: The Complete Graphics Catalogue Raisonne. New York: Alpine Fine Arts collection.
Reference: Vallier 183.

Condition: Very good condition. Soft unobtrusive creasing along the upper sheet edge. Remnants of adhesive hinging, verso.