Catharina Dorothea Viehman; The Sexton Disguised As A Ghost Stood Still As Stone; And Corpses On Fire, Plates 1, 21 And 22 From Illustrations For Six Fairy Tales From The Brothers Grimm
Artwork: Catharina Dorothea Viehman; The Sexton Disguised As A Ghost Stood Still As Stone; And Corpses On Fire, Plates 1, 21 And 22 From Illustrations For Six Fairy Tales From The Brothers Grimm
Size: all image various sizes; one sheet 45 x 41; two sheet approx. sheet 62.5 x 45.5 cm
Edition Size: 100 (+ 15 AP, + total book edition of 460 copies)
Medium: Three etching and aquatints, one with drypoint, on hodgkinson hand-made wove paper watermarked 'dh / pp', with full margins, with colophon, the sheets loose, contained in the original blue leather-covered portfolio
Creation year: 1969
Category: Prints

Phillips London

Date: 2017-06-07
Lot Number: 108
Notes: Each signed and numbered 26/100 in pencil on the front and inscribed 'Grimm Portfolio' in sepia ink on the reverse, also numbered 26/100 in pencil on the colophon (there were also 15 artist's proofs and a total book edition of 460 copies), co-published by Petersburg Press, New York and Kasmin Gallery, London