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

Title: Still Life on a Table (Paris 1910) | Nature morte sur une table (Paris 1910), 1910-11

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Etching on Arches Wove Paper

Paper size: 56.5 x 38.1 cm. / 22.3 x 15 in.

Image size: 19.3 x 27.6 cm. / 7.6 x 10.8 in.

Additional Information: This original etching 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 30, at the lower left margin. The work was printed by Visat, Paris and published by Maeght Éditeur, Paris in 1954. Braque etched the plate in 1910-11 making only a few trial proofs. The edition of 30 was published in 1954 along with some hors commerce [out of trade] impressions and a very small number of unsigned proofs. The paper bears a partial Arches watermark.

Provenance: Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston.

Literature: Vallier D. (1982). Braque: The Complete Graphics Catalogue Raisonné. New York: Alpine Fine Arts Collection. Reference: Vallier 3