Ben Nicholson etching, unsigned proof, printed in 1967 on cream wove with the blindstamp of Lafranca Locarno in the lower left corner. The etching has been cancelled by hand in crayon and pencil,possibly by the artist. There is the number ’13’ written in pencil in lower right corner, possibly refering to the Lafranca reference number. The sheet has light overall yellowing due to age; in the right margin there are a couple of small light fox marks else in good condition
Image size 323 x 268mm (13 x 10.5 inches)
Sheet size 425 x 375mm (17 x 15 inches)
Reference: Lafranca 013: The etching was originally printed for the suite “Greek and Turkish Forms’ published by Ganymed Original Editions and Marlborough Fine Arts, London 1966. There were eleven prints in the set, with an edition of 50 copies.