Title Page to “Selected Tales of Guy de Maupassant” series, 1945
Lumsdaine & O'Sullivan no catalogue number, reproduced on page 171. Edition of 250 plus artist's proofs. Title page to "Selected Tales of Guy de Maupassant" series, each print of which is based on a short story by French author Guy de Maupassant (1850-1893). The series was executed in the summer and autumn of 1945 and printed on handmade paper by Lawrence Barrett of Colorado Springs, Colorado. Signed and numbered in pencil right center: "Fifty nine / Adolf Dehn". A fine impression in fine condition, aside from soiling in left margin, with full margins. Sheet size: 21 x 17 inches.