29 June 2005
After René Magritte
Le Prêtre Marie, plate I from Signe de Survie au Temps d'Amour (Kaplan & Baum 13)
etching and aquatint in colours, 1968, on Japon nacré, with the stamped signature, numbered 146/150 (there was also an edition of the same size on wove, a small number of artist'’p roofs and fifty hors commerce copies), published by Editions G. Visat, Paris, 1968, with the blindstamp 'Gravure originale Atelier René Magritte', with wide margins, a deckle edge below and at right, in very good condition
P. 95 x 140 mm., S. 275 x 217 mm.
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