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Juan Gris & Pierre Reverdy. Paris, Teriade 1955. 43 x 33 cm. Portfolio with 11 original lithographs in color by Juan Gris to accompany Reverdy‘s poems, one of the first 45 copies with an extra suite of the lithographs on china paper. The complete deluxe set includes: 11 lithographs in colors on Arches paper, with title page, calligraphic text in French, and justification signed in pencil by Reverdy, and an extra suite of the 11 lithographs printed in china paper. Executed by Gris in 1916-17 and published posthumously, the 11 plates were printed by Fernand Mourlot. Total edition of 205 copies in Arches paper +15 copies out of commerce in Roman Numbers. In the original creamy pictorial portfolio, gray chemise and matching slipcase.

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Au soleil du plafond, 1955. 22 lithographs by Gris.

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000May 09
Reston, VA, USA