after Bernard Buffet - Le Microscope
Lithograph in colours, 1969, on Arches watermarked paper, signed ‘Bernard Buffet’ and dated '68 on the stone and inscribed ‘Ch. Sorlier Grav.’ - an unsigned copy.
Size: Image dimensions: 55.6 x 42.8 cm; sheet dimensions: 72 x 56 cm
Edition: From the unsigned edition of 500
Literature: Charles Sorlier “Bernard Buffet Lithographe I” (Catalogue Raisonne ) Number 316
Note: This is an “avant les lettres” poster , on Arches paper, made for the exhibition ‘Les peintres témoins de leurs temps’ at Musée Galliera in 1969. The Lithography was made by the prominent chromes, Charles Sorlier, under Buffets supervision and signed by Buffet upon completion.
Printed by: Mourlot Freres, Paris
Published by: Editions Maurice Garner, Paris
Public Collections: Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, France