Le Chevalier n’est pas mort a la croisade

 

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Maurice Denis (1870-1943), Le Chevalier n’est pas mort a la croisade (The Knight did not die in the Crusade), 1899, lithograph in colors, signed in pencil and numbered no. 13 [also titled lower left, initialed upper center, in the stone]. Reference: Cailler 112, only state, from the edition of 100, plate VI of Suite Amour, printed by Auguste Clot, Paris. Published by Vollard, Paris, in generally good condition (handling folds in margins, the full sheet, printed on thin cream wove paper, 15 1/2 x 11, the sheet 20 3/4 x 16 inches.

Provenance:

Unidentified collector (purple oval stamp with initials verso, not in Lugt)

A fine impression of this exceedingly delicately printed image.