3 July 2002
Georges Braque (1881-1963)
Fleurs violettes, from Lettera Amorosa (V. 187, p. 271)
lithograph in colours, 1963, on wove paper, from the suite of 22 before the text, signed in pencil, numbered IV/XV, an artist's proof aside from the edition of 75 (the book edition was 200), published by Edwin Engelberts Editeur, Genève, with margins, in very good condition, framed
L. 112 x 175mm., S. 378 x 280mm.
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