Rare Cobra Publication - Museum Piece, referenced under the number 13 of the catalogue raisonné of the graphic works of Guillaume Corneille (Donkersloot).
Text by Simon Vinkenoog illustrated by Guillaume Corneille
4-page leaflet published in 60 copies.
Artist’s copy- Unnumbered - Sold with a certificate of provenance.
Folded sheet, 28 x 22.5 cm, 4 pages, included a poetic text by Simon Vinkenoog and phototype reproductions of drawings by Corneille - New Year’s wishes by Corneille and Simon Vinkenoog at the end of the sheet addressed to the other members of the Cobra group: Karel Appel, Constant, Christian Dotremont, Pierre Alechinsky, Henny Riemens, Lucebert, etc.
In very good condition, given its age. Some spots of yellowing. Upper left-hand corner crumpled.
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Provenance: Guillaume Corneille Collection (1922-2010), painter born in Liège of Dutch parents, founding member of the Cobra group along with Karel Appel, Asger Jorn, Christian Dotremont, Constant, Hugo Claus, Jacques Doucet, Alechinsky amongst others.
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- Simon Vinkenoog, Corneille
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- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
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- 30×25 cm