Marcel BROODTHAERS, La signature Série 1 Tirage illimité  [The signature 1st series Unlimited Edition] Enlarge 1 /1

Marcel BROODTHAERS

Brussels, Belgium 1924 – Cologne, West Germany 1976

  • Brussels, Belgium 1924-2962
  • Paris, France 1962-1963
  • Brussels, Belgium 1963-1969
  • Dusseldorf and Cologne, West germany 1969-1972
  • London, England 1972-1976
  • Cologne, West Germany 1976.

La signature Série 1 Tirage illimité [The signature 1st series Unlimited Edition] 1969 Place made: Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil screen print, printed in black and red inks. Support: drafting paper
Impression: not numbered
Edition: edition unlimited, unsigned and unnumbered; however 60 copies were printed during the artist's lifetime and signed with monogram "M.B." lower left, below printed inscription ".La Signature"
Publisher: BROODTHAERS, Marcel
Place Published: Brussels, Belgium
Date Published: 1969

Primary Insc: not signed or dated. not numbered printed inscription lower left to lower right, red ink ".La Signature Série 1. Tirage illimité." printed individual monograms upper right to lower left on 13 rows (rows 1-8 (repeated 11 times), row 9 (repeated 12 times), rows 10-12 (repeated 13 times), row 13 (repeated 14 times)), black ink "M.B."
Dimensions: 54.8 h x 74.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Nobis, Norbert and Werner Meyer, "Marcel Broodthaers: Katalog der Editionen Graphik und Bücher" (Ostfildern-Ruit: Cantz, 1996), cat. 3, pp. 20-21
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.630.13
Image rights: © Marcel Broodthaers. Licensed by Viscopy