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PAUL JOUVE (1878-1973)

Imperial Eagle, 1929

Original lithograph
Artist's proof on Velin de Rives paper
Signed lower right and justified "artist's proof" lower left
Dry stamp of the artist lower right
Limited edition of 99 copies

H 66 - L 96 cm (H 26 - W 37.8 in)

History

This is the model designed by the artist at the Berlin Zoo. Some copies on strong paper is taken up and embellished by the artist.

Bibliography

"Le monde animal dans l'Art Décoratif des Années 30", Éditions BGO, Juin 2007, p. 54.
Félix Marcilhac, "Paul Jouve, Peintre sculpteur animalier", Les Éditions de l’Amateur, Paris, 2005, oil on lithograph reproduced p. 192, p. 266, and p. 366.
C. Terrasse, "Paul Jouve", Éditions du livre de Plantin, Paris, 1948, p. 135.