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WOLS 1913–1951
[Alfred Otto Wolfgang Schulze]
Berlin 1913-1951 Paris (German)

Title: Untitled, from: Chaystre or Inconvenient Pleasures | Chaystre ou les plaisirs incommodes, 1948

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Etching and Drypoint on Alfa-Navarre Laid Paper

Paper size: 16.6 x 11 cm. / 6.5 x 4.3 in.
Image size: 10.5 x 7.5 cm. / 4.3 x 3 in.

Additional Information: This original etching and drypoint is hand signed in pencil by the artist “Wols” 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 part of a series “Chaystre ou les plaisirs incommodes” illustrated by Wols and which contained only two etching and drypoints by the artist. The novel was written by Georges Lambriches.
This edition was published by Editions de Minuit, Paris in 1948.

Literature:
Grohmann, W. (1959). Das Graphische Werk von Wols. Quadrum, 6. Koln: Verlag Galerie der Spiegel
Reference: Grohmann 9

Condition: Very good condition. A pale band of time-staining in the margins. Remants of adhesive along the left margin.