Lot 44: André Masson. L'Odyssée. Douze Eaux-Fortes Originales.
October 27, 2016
Reston, VA, USALive Auction
Description: André Masson. L'Odyssée. Douze Eaux-Fortes Originales. MASSON, André & LASSAIGNE, Jacques. Published by UNESCO Paris: 1978. Large portfolio, loose as issued, guarded in the original light blue cloth clamshell box. Limited numbered edition of 120 copies (+ 20 hors-commerce). Presentation text by Jacques Lassaigne, followed by 12 original aquatints in Velin de Rive paper, each etching signed and numbered in pencil by Masson, in the protective paper folder with tissue guard. This album was realized as part of UNESCO international campaign for the conservation the Acropolis in Athens. The 12 prints presenting themes and characters from the Odyssey.
Condition Report: Exemplar for Alessandro Ronzon. Very good copy. Complete condition report on request as well extra pictures.