Roses Rouges a la Bande Noire by Bernard Cathelin, 1985
Artist: Bernard Cathelin
Medium: Original Lithographic Poster (before lettering), 1985
Dimensions: 31 x 22.75 in, 78.7 x 57.8 cm
Classic Poster Paper - Perfect Condition A+
This is the version on poster paper before lettering. This original lithograph was produced also produced on Arches paper, numbered and signed. (Edition of 125. +25 Japan paper.
An edition of 1,000 posters with lettering for an exhibition at Buschlen & Mowatt in Vancouver, Canada.
100 proofs printed before the text (lettering). It is annotated by us in pencil. "Epreuve de l'Atelier Mourlot" in the lower left and "With. Orig. de Bernard Cathelin" in the lower right.
This bright and colorful original lithograph is typical of Cathelin's sober and elegant style. Very popular in Europe and Japan, his work is greatly influenced by Henri Matisse and exalts the ultimate search for beauty in art. Cathelin was adamant that art should bring grace and joy to the viewers. Ref: Sauret 183.