Self-Portrait, Paris. [Self Portrait with Lemon.]

Date 1929
Technique Lithograph
Price $4,000.00
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Howard Norton Cook (1901-1980).

Lithograph, chine colle, 1929.

Edition 40.

Signed in pencil, inscribed "40 in circle (edition size), titled "Self Portrait" in lower margin.

Image size 8 1/2 x 10 1/4" (21.6 x 26 cm).

Very good condition.

Printed by Edmond Desjobert, Paris. 

Drawn on stone in a small hotel on Rue du Cherche-Midi, Paris, Summer, 1929.

"I wonder if the 1929 Self-Portrait is the lithograph that I did in Paris, in a mirror and with books and a pipe in it - Carl Zigrosser was always amused with the sardonic touch of the lemon.  If this is the one there is only one state."  Howard Cook, 1974.