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 Kurt Seligmann   (1900-1962)

  Le peintre II
  • lithograph, 1953
  • hand signed and dated 53 in pencil lower right recto
  • numbered in pencil from an edition of 19 lower left recto
  • inscribed Season's greetings from Arlette and Kurt in pencil lower margin recto
  • plate size 2⅝" x 2⅛" (6.6 x 5.4 cm.)
  • paper size 9½" x 6½" (24.1 x 16.5 cm.)
  • Literature:  Kurt Seligmann: Oeuvre Grave, Rainer Michael Mason, Geneva, 1982, no.135,II
A signed and numbered impression of this uncommon lithograph from an edition of 19 presumably created as gifts for the Christmas season in December, 1953.  In his catalogue raisonne of the prints, Mason records one signed proof on a slightly smaller sheet dated 1954.
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