Bernard Buffet. Four engraved prints

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Bernard BUFFET (1928-1999)

Homme nu debout (Standing Nude Man)
Tête d'homme (Man’s Head)
Homme nu de face (Facing Nude Man)
Crâne (vanité) (Skull [Vanity])

Proofs on vellum. Dry-point.
Illustrations for Les Chants de Maldoror d'Isidore Ducasse, 1952

Subjects : 25 x 15,5 cm (9-3/4 x 6 in.); 26,5 x 18 cm (10-1/4 x 7 in.); 30,2 x 18 cm (11-3/4 x 7 in.); 14,8 x 14,9 cm (5-3/4 x 5-7/8 in.) - Sheets : 48 x 39 cm (18-3/4 x 15-1/4 in.)
Frames : 52 x 45 cm (20-1/2 x 17-3/4 in.)

One is slightly yellowed, few traces of soft creases. Good margins.

Bibliography :
- Catalogue Raisonné de l'Oeuvre Gravé, de Francony, 116-240

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  4
  • Expertissim Reference: 2013110422