Xavier Valls. The Basket, lithograph


Xavier VALLS (1923)

The Basket

Lithograph on paper signed and numbered E.A. (“épreuve d'auteur” - artist’s proof) with dedication to Henriette and André.

Henriette and André Gomès worked at Galerie Pierre Loeb in Paris and handled exhibitions for Miró and numerous other avant-garde artists for a long time. Henriette Gomès was also friends with Picasso and Balthus who she visited often. The exhibition “Le regard d’Henriette” (Henriette’s Eye) held at Picasso Museum at Antibes and was a tribute for her intense artistic activity.

Xavier Valls is the father of French politician, Manuel Valls.

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  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Subject height in cm : 65 cm
  • Leaf height in cm : 65 cm
  • Leaf width in cm : 48 cm
  • Frame height in cm : 85 cm
  • Frame width in cm : 69 cm
  • Expertissim Reference: 2015010036