George Braque - Colomb en bleu


Oiseau et Lotus ; Blue dove

Original Lithograph in colours, 1960, on paper, with full margins signed by the artist in pencil.

Size:   Paper size: 38 x 28 cms; Image size : 17.5 x 11 cms

Note:  This was part of a suite entitled “Le Tir a L’Arc” with a commentary by George Braque. It included texts chosen from D T Suzuki and E Herrigel, extracts from “Le Zen dans l’art chevalevesque due air a l’arc” with an etching ion the front cover, two wood engravings and eight colour lithographs.

References: Dora Vallier: The Complete Graphic, Catalogue Raisonne Number 153.10

Mourlot “ “Braque Lithograpohiue” Number 92

Edition: X - in Roman numerals (artists proof); There was an edition of 165 signed proofs

Published by : Louis Broder, Paris, 1960

Printed by:  Desjouberts, Paris