Serge Poliakoff original lithograph
Medium: original lithograph. Printed in 1958 for the hard-to-find XXe Siecle (issue No. 10) published in Paris by San Lazzaro. Size: 12 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches (315 x 242 mm). Not signed.
XXe Siecle (Chroniques du Jour) was a deluxe art revue that was the source of many outstanding prints. It was published by Gualtieri di San Lazzaro from 1938-1939, and again from 1951 until 1978 (known as the Nouvelle Serie). Many important artists contributed original prints, including Miro, Picasso, Chagall, Braque, Villon, Matta, Indiana, Rosenquist, Lam, Dali, Zao Wou-ki, Matisse, Delaunay, Ernst, Poliakoff, Soulages, Leger, Moore, Kandinsky, Agam, Arp, Calder, Magnelli, Baj, Marini and Vasarely.
Serge Poliakoff lithograph
Medium: lithograph (after the gouache). Printed in Paris in 1957 by Mourlot and issued in an edition of 1000 by the Galerie Berggruen for a rare catalogue. Image size: 6 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches (160 x 114 mm). There is printed text beneath the image (see the second photo). Not signed.
Condition: as this was the actual front cover of the catalogue, there is wear and soiling.