A burin-cut etching by the mid-Century Parisian artist Leon Prebondier depicting the hand as a tool, as a mechanical device. This work is from the edition of only 26 printed on Velin d’Arches (separate from the 134 copies printed on laid vergé d’Arches).
The work is accompanied by the cover sheet bearing the title, in an envelope mounted en verso.
Etching on Velin d’Arches paper.
Hand-signed by the artist in pencil en recto lower right. Also initialed in the plate.
Aux Depens d’un Amateur.
This work is number 9 from the edition of 26 printed on Velin d’Arches, separate from the 134 copies printed on verge d’Arches.
Professionally framed in a solid Walnut frame behind a filleted silk mat and 99% UV-filtering art glass using strictly conservation-grade materials.
7 in. (h) x 5 in. (w)
12 in. (h) x 9 in. (w)
15.25 in. (h) x 12.5 in. (w) x 0.75 in. (d)
Affiche exposition J. Villon a la Galerie Louis Carre, Jan.-Feb. 1948