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    Sale 11964

    Prints & Multiples

    15 March 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 46

    Maurice Denis (1870-1943)

    Amour

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Maurice Denis (1870-1943)
    Amour
    the complete set of 13 lithographs in colours including the title, 1892-99, the title on China paper, otherwise on fine wove paper, the colours exceptionally fresh and bright, three signed in pencil and variably numbered from the edition of one hundred, printed by A. Clot, published by A. Vollard, Paris, 1899, the full sheets, generally in very good condition, each tipped into a card mount, loose within the original half-vellum and batik-printed paper-covered folder, some wear to the covers

    600 x 460 x 20 mm. (overall)
    (13)


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    Provenance

    Acquired in Paris in the late 1920's; then by descent.


    Literature

    Cailler 107-119
    U. E. Johnson, Ambroise Vollard Editeur, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, cat. no 32 (another example cited).