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progressive proof (Light Purple Gray)

Preuve Progressive ( Gris Violet Clair)

Artist: Maurice Denis (1870 - 1943) Primary
Artist: Jacques Beltrand Woodcutter
Date: 1913
20th century
Dimensions: 10.43 x 7.05 in. (26.5 x 17.9 cm)
Dimensions Extent: image
Object Type: Print
Creation Place: Europe, France
Medium and Support: Color woodcut on paper
Credit Line: Gift of James Reed, 2017
Accession Number: 2017.35.25
Not on view.

This set of progressive proofs illustrates the process of making a color woodcut using individually carved woodblocks. The final print was one of 79 illustrations for Les petites fleurs de saint Fran├žois d'Assise (The Little Flowers of Saint Francis of Assisi), which was also issued in deluxe editions that included a full set of progressive proofs for each woodcut.

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