Pablo Picasso - Leon Tolstoi


Author: Leon Tolstoi 

Title: La Guerre et la Paix

Novel: With a frontispiece by Pablo Picasso, 1 x Lithograph, Cannes 9/15/1956, signed by the artist in the stone (Not by hand) and dated

Publisher: Andre Sauret, Editeur, Paris 1956

Size: 22 x 15.5 cms (Paper Size)

Printed by : Mourlot Freres, Paris

Edition: 300 examples on Grand Velin D’Arches containing the second lithograph

3000 impressions on Velin Papeteries Arches - 100 hors commerce impressions (6 copies available:  2587, 177, 2582, 2012, 1806 and 1586)

Note:  Andre Sauret of the Imprimerie Nationale published important collections of novels in bibliophile editions. He was also the publisher of Fernand Mourlot’s catalogue “Picasso Lithographs”,


George Bloch “Tome 1, Picasso Catalogue de l’oeuvre grave et lithographie (1904 - 1967) No: 825

The Picasso Project: The Lithographic Work, Volume II 1949-1969 - Number 287

Mourlot Sale, 2003 No 213