Untitled (illustraton for Gogol’s Le Journal d’un fou)
Lithograph and silkscreen, stamped
printed and published in Paris by Editions d’arte graphique internationale
94.5 x 65cm. (unframed size)
from the portfolio of 20 prints, edition of 100, each print stamped, (justification sheet of portfolio signed in pencil by the artist.)
This striking abstract composition on a green background by modern Franco/Russian artist André Lanskoy is one of twenty prints produced as a large format portfolio with text for a 1976 illustrated version of Gogol’s Diary of a Madman in an edition of only 100.Lanskoy’s bold abstracts also illustrated one of the most important French livres de Peintre: Pierre Lecuire’s monumental Cortége.