IDBURY PRINTS

MAURICE DE VLAMINCK – Church across a Cornfield, 1957
Lithograph
Sheet size: 266 x 367 mm
Image size: 207 x 264 mm
Edition: 200 – Signed in plate
Lithograph by Maurice de Vlaminck, for Images pour un jardin sans murs by Maurice Genevoix, signed in the stone. This series of lithographs from the end of Vlaminck's life was produced by the artist in collaboration with the master printers Lucien Détruit and Paul-Jacques Ballon; he also provided eight wood-engraved lettrines. Printed by Détruit and Ballon on vélin de Rives. Published in a total of 200 copies, as unbound sheets (56 copies also had additional suites of the lithographs); the lithographs were printed separately and loosely inserted. This from an out-of-series author's copy, warmly inscribed by Genevoix to the publisher Henri Flammarion. Sold with a copy of the justification page and the inscribed title page. Condition: Fine.
£300.00