Front cover
Interior pages
Interior pages
Interior pages

Pablo Picasso

Pirosmanachvili 1914

Published by Iliazd, Paris, 1972

Text by Iliazd

9 7/6 × 13 1/16 inches (24 × 33.1 cm); 36 pages; Illustrated with a signed dry-point etching by Picasso. Small folio, bound in original vellum, with yellow dust-wrapper and preserved in publisher's beige cloth chemise and slipcase.

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First Edition thus. One of 78 copies printed on Japon ancien paper, signed in red pencil on the colophon by Iliazd and with the original etching signed by Picasso. The dry-point etching was printed by Atelier Lacourière Frélaut. "In the summer of 1971, Iliazd decided to reprint the article he convinced his friend Picasso to create this frontispiece of the Georgian painter [Niko Pirosmanachvili]. The printing was completed and signed by December 1972, four months before Picasso's death" (Johnson, p. 165).

Cramer/Goeppert, Pablo Picasso: The Illustrated Books,  No. 154

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Front cover
Interior pages
Interior pages
Interior pages

Pablo Picasso

Pirosmanachvili 1914

Published by Iliazd, Paris, 1972

Text by Iliazd

9 7/6 × 13 1/16 inches (24 × 33.1 cm); 36 pages; Illustrated with a signed dry-point etching by Picasso. Small folio, bound in original vellum, with yellow dust-wrapper and preserved in publisher's beige cloth chemise and slipcase.

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First Edition thus. One of 78 copies printed on Japon ancien paper, signed in red pencil on the colophon by Iliazd and with the original etching signed by Picasso. The dry-point etching was printed by Atelier Lacourière Frélaut. "In the summer of 1971, Iliazd decided to reprint the article he convinced his friend Picasso to create this frontispiece of the Georgian painter [Niko Pirosmanachvili]. The printing was completed and signed by December 1972, four months before Picasso's death" (Johnson, p. 165).

Cramer/Goeppert, Pablo Picasso: The Illustrated Books,  No. 154

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