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1896 – 1992 (Israeli)
Original Hand Signed, Numbered and Dedicated Color Etching and Aquatint
Title: Abstract Composition
Technique: Original Color Etching and Aquatint on Velin d´Arches (wove) paper.
Paper size: 76 x 56.5 cm / 29.9 x 22.2 in
Additional Information: This work is Hand Signed Twice in pencil by the artist “Ardon”.
The work is also Hand Numberd in pencil at the lower left margin “27/50”.
The Etching is furthermore Hand Dedicated in pencil by the artist: “Fur Hern Christoph Niemoller, mit warmherzigem Gruss, Jerusalem 23.8.69, Ardon” (to Mr. Christoph Niemoller, with warmest regards, Jerusalem).
Provenance: The former collection of Dr. Christoph Niemoller, Germany. (a gift from the artist)
Condition: Good condition.
brown discoloration of the paper on the back side.
Gouache and watercolor over an etching.
Technique : Original Lithograph on Velin (wove) paper. Paper size : 55 X 75 cm / 21.7 X 29.5 inch. Image size : 35 X 45 cm / 13.8 X 17.5 inch. Additional Information : This work is Hand Signed by the artist “Ardon” at the lower right margin. The work is also Numberd at the lower left Margin “2/10”. It was printed in a limited edition of 10 Impremssions. Condition : Excellent Condition.
Technique : Original Lithograph on Velin (wove) paper.
Paper size : 75.5 X 53.5 cm / 29.7 X 21.1 inch.
Image size : 53 X 43.5 cm / 20.9 X 17.1 inch.
Additional Information : This work is Hand Signed in pencil by the artist “Ardon” at the lower right corner.
The work is also Hand Numberd in pencil at the lower left corner “132/200”.
It was printed in a limited edition of 200 Impremssions.
The paper bears the dry stamp of “Mambush Ein-Hod Israel” in the lower right corner.
Condition : Generally in Excellent condition small fold in lower right corner.
Watercolor painted on the inner cover of Michele Vishny book “Mordecai Ardon” published by Abrams New York.
Sold together with the book.
Provevance: Given directly by the artist to the present owner in 1987 in Paris.
MORDECHI ARDON 1896-1992
Tuchów, Galicia 1896 – 1992 Jerusalem (Israeli)
Title: Leaf with the Cross, 1971
Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered and Inscribed Etching with Aquatint on Lithograph in seven colours on Arches vellum paper
Paper size: 56.5 x 76 cm / 22.2 x 29.9 in
Plate size: 44.5 x 58.5 / 17.5 x 23 in
Additional information: This work is hand signed in pencil by the artist in “Ardon” at the lower right margin.
The work is also Inscribed in pencil “E.A” (Epreuve d’Artiste / Artist Proof) at the lower left margin.
It is also dedicated “Amicalement” in pencil.
It was printed in 1971 in a limited edition of 100 signed and numbered impressions plus a few artist proofs. Ours is one of the rare artist proofs.
Literature: Michele Vishny. 1975. Mordecai Ardon. New York: Harry N. Abrams, inc.
Reference: Vishny no. 320, plate 199.
Condition: Good condition. Overall paper discoloration.