Illustrations For Six Fairy Tales From The Brothers Grimm
Artwork: Illustrations For Six Fairy Tales From The Brothers Grimm
Size: sheets 44.8 x 30.8; portfolio 47.6 x 32.4 x 4.5 cm
Edition Size: 100 - edition A (+ edition of 100, + 15 AP, + 5 dedicated proofs of the editions B, C & D with different suites, + portfolio edition of 100 with a suite of all plates)
Medium: The complete portfolio of 39 etchings on Hodgkinson handmade wove paper
Creation year: 1970
Category: Prints
Artwork details : Created 1969-70

Christie's London

Date: 2019-03-21
Lot Number: 10
Notes: Watermark DH/PP, with title, text and justification, with the suite of six plates, signed in pencil and numbered 40/100 on the justification, Edition A (there were also one hundred copies, 15 artist's proofs and five dedicated proofs of the editions B, C & D with different suites and the portfolio edition of one hundred with a suite of all plates), published by Petersburg Press, London, 1970, the full sheets, with deckle edges, bound (as issued), the separate suite of six plates loose (as issued), each signed in pencil recto, inscribed Grimm, Ed. A and numbered 40/100 in pen and sepia ink verso, the full sheets, with deckle edges, in very good condition, within the original blue calf boards and slipcase (portfolio)