HENRY MOORE 1898-1986
Castleford 1898-1986 Perry Green (British)
Title: Four Silhouette Figures, 1973
Technique: Original Lithograph on Wove Paper
Paper size: 33 x 45 cm. / 12.9 x 17.7 in.
Image size: 13.5 x 22.3 cm. / 5.3 x 8.7 in.
Additional Information: This is an original lithograph by Henry Moore titled “Four Silhouette Figures”. It was printed in three colours: Black, Grey and light Grey.
Our impression is a rare printer’s proof that was printed aside the regular signed edition of 50 impressions. There were a further 15 numbrered artist proofs.
The lithograph was printed in 1973 by Curwen Prints, London and published in 1974 by Gerald Cramer, Geneva.
It is also inscribed in pencil “Curwen Studio Proof” at the lower left corner.
The paper bears the watermark of Henry Moore and the dry stamp of the printer “Curwen Chilford”.
Provenance: Acquired from Curwen Chilford Prints ltd .
Literature: Cramer, G., Grant, A., & Mitchinson, D. (1976) Henry Moore: Catalogue of the Graphic Work 1973-1975. Geneva: Gérald Cramer Éditeur.
Reference: Cramer 283.
Condition: The lower left corner is folded twice other good condition.