GEORGES BRAQUE (FRENCH, 1882–1963) LITHOGRAPHS IN COLORS, ON WOVE PAPER 1945 H 15" W 11.375" BRAQUE LE PATRON
Book with a color lithograph, La Femme à la Mandoline, signed in pencil and numbered 159/225 in pencil, lower margin. also containing reproductions of paintings, the text by Jean Paulhan, table of content, justification page with numbering, from the edition of 225 (there were also an edition of 10 hors commerce in Roman numerals). Published and printed by Mourlot, Paris. In original paper cover, in original cardboard cover. Complete. (Vallier 27).
the lithograph with time staining, the reproduction sheets toned, soft handling creases throughout, some pages with a few specks of pale foxing, cardboard cover showing wear and light staining along the spine, scattered surface scuffs, cardboard sleeve for the book has much wear with surface scuffs, surface soiling and areas of paper loss, the cardboard is split along the bottom edges.