15 March 2016
Maurice Denis (1870-1943)
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)
Acquired in Paris in the late 1920's; then by descent.
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U. E. Johnson, Ambroise Vollard Editeur, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, cat. no 32 (another example cited).
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