Lot 36: ARIKHA, AVIGNON; and BECKETT, SAMUEL. Au Loin un Oiseau.
October 11, 2012
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: ARIKHA, AVIGNON; and BECKETT, SAMUEL. Au Loin un Oiseau. Complete set of five etchings on Arches paper, each signed by Arikha, measuring 435x380mm; 17 1/8x15 inches, sheets, wide margins. Folio, contents loose as issued in printed wrappers; publisher's rough linen clamshell box. New York: The Double Elephant Press, 1973
Notes: roman number 19 of only 30 hors commerce copies signed by beckett and the first appearance of this text. The etchings were printed by Imprimerie Artistique Bellini, Paris, and the text by Fequet and Baudier. From a total edition of 90.