De la famille des étoiles, 1965

  • Jean Arp, French, 1887-1966
  • L'Oeuvre Gravée

Lithograph printed in color ink on wove paper

  • Framed: Image: 28 3/4 × 20 1/2 inches (73 × 52.1 cm) Sheet: 29 3/4 × 21 1/2 inches (75.6 × 54.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Elizabeth P. Kirby Fund

66.233

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Abstraction
  • Lithography
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Lithograph
  • France

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in pencil, lower left of composition: Arp

Watermark: RIVES BFK Drystamp, lower right: L'OEUVRE GRAVÉE

Inscribed, in pencil, lower right: 28/100 Inscribed, on typed label from L'Oeuvre Gravée affixed to verso: Lithographie originale en | 4 couleurs de | Jean A R P | "Famille étoilles" | No. 422 1965

Provenance

1966-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Arntz-Bulletin. Dokumentation der Kunst des 20 Jahrhunderts. Haag/Oberbayern, 1968, p. 279, no. 359; p. 275, no. 359 (ill.).

Rights Status

Jean Arp, De la famille des étoiles, 1965, lithograph printed in color ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Elizabeth P. Kirby Fund, 66.233.