Pablo PICASSOFernando DE ROJAS, La Célestine Enlarge 1 /1

Pablo PICASSO

Spain 1881 – France 1973

artist

Fernando DE ROJAS

Spain 1465 – 1541

author

La Célestine 1971 Description: A bound book of 66 etchings and aquatints by Pablo Picasso to a text by Fernando de Rojas
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, intaglio, relief etching, aquatint; letterpress Support: Richard-de-Bas laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: La Celestine
Impression: 212/350
Edition: ed.400. 350 copies numbered 1-350; plus 30 copies nummbered I-XXX hc; plus 18 presentation copies. 2 copies numbered 0 and 00 depot legal
Place Published: Paris: Editions de l'Atelier Crommelynck, 1971

Primary Insc: P.[3] leaf w. name of publisher - signed lower, centre in pencil "A Crommelynck". P.[287] leaf w. colophon, acheve d'imprimer, copy number and artist's signature: printed lower centre "212"; pencil, beneath no, "Picasso".
Dimensions: page 21.0 h x 16.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Pablo Picasso - The Illustrated Books, Cramer: no.149; p.358
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1722.1-66
Image rights: © Pablo Picasso/Succession Picasso. Licensed by Viscopy