Paysage avec Negresse portant une cruche sur la tete (Landscape with Negro Woman Carrying a Pitcher, 1929
Wofsy 317. From the suite Les Reincarnations du Pere Ubu. From an edition of 60. Initialed and dated in the plate lower center: “GR 1929”. A fine impression printed on blue-green paper in fine condition. Sheet measures 10 ¾ x 7 ¾ inches.
One of 23 reduced format plates published in the 1955 edition of Ambroise Vollard’s suite Les Reincarnations du Pere Ubu. The original edition was published by Ambroise Vollard in 1932. The total edition size of the reduced format version is 270, consisting of 210 numbered copies, of which 110 are numbered in Arabic and reserved for the Societe Normande des Amis du Livre, and 100 are numbered in Roman numerals. Sixty sets of the etchings were also issued on colored or tinted papers. This print is one of the edition of 60, printed on blue-green paper.