Item #18766 An Afternoon at Les Collettes. ELM Press.
An Afternoon at Les Collettes.
An Afternoon at Les Collettes.

An Afternoon at Les Collettes.

Wallingford, PA: ELM Press, 1988. 27 leaves, most attached at fore edges, forming double spreads which are seamless and lay flat. Each page is lithographed in muted, dreamy earth tones and green. The minimal text is printed on these in black or green. In green linen tray case lined with lithographs & a smaller one inset in lid. Fine copy of an atmospheric book. Item #18766

Mark's "stunning lithographs...include numerous superimposed images, layering the present on the past. The subtle colorations...reinforce a pervading sense of quiet nostalgia." (Sandra Kroupa) One of 5 A/P copies, this inscribed. (There were also 40 numbered copies.) Lithographs printed by Timothy Sheesley. Letterpress by Mary Phelan. Binding by Barbara Blumenthal. The lithographs were based on photos taken by the artist at Renoir's house and garden.

Price: $1,200.00

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