ALBERT ANDRE – The bride's bouquet, 1945
Sheet size: 225 x 140 mm
Image size: 135 x 100 mm
Edition: 30 – Unsigned
Original lithograph by Albert André. Printed by Desjobert or Mourlot on pur fil de Lana wove paper. One of only 30 copies printed in sanguine. There were also 230 copies printed in black. From one of the suites of loose original prints by 30 artists issued to accompany the first 230 copies of the book Le Bouquet de la Mariée, the first 30 copies having a duplicate suite in sanguine. The book itself - a collection of poems by Gabriel-Joseph Gros, the biographer of Utrillo - was unillustrated. To see the other prints contributed to this project, by artists as diverse as Derain, Friesz, Laurencin, and Valtat, enter the word Bouquet as a search keyword. Condition: Fine.