Pablo Picasso - Drawings by Picasso - poster - Sala Gaspar, Barcelona
Affiche, avril 1961 - Dibujos de Picasso
Medium: Original Lithograph, Cannes, April 1961, printed in 5 colours (yellow, green, blue, violet & red) crayon and footage on transparent paper, then transferred to stone, on offset paper, signed in the stone and dated (not signed by hand)
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Luis Carlos Rodrigo - “Picasso in his Posters” Number 110
Condition : In good condition
Note: The poster was made to publicise an exhibition of Picasso’s drawings held at Sala Gaspar’s gallery in the Consejo de Cento, Barcelona in April 1961. Neither this poster nor it’s motif has been reproduced in other posters.
Size: Paper size: 700 x 500 mms ; Image size 63 x 46 cms
Edition: Our example comes from the unsigned edition of 500 on offset paper
There was also an edition of 50 signed and numbered copies and 10 artists proofs, on Rives wove paper.
Published by : Sala Gaspar, Barcelona, Spain
Printed by: Foto-Repro S.A. Barcelona, 1961