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Kees Van Dongen
Brigitte Bardot XL
Kees van Dongen- Brigitte Bardot XL
Medium: Color Lithograph on wove paper
Dimensions: Sheet size: 102.5 x 72.2 cm Frame: 134.0 x 105.0 cm
Edition & Signature: The rare large version of the iconic Van Dongen lithograph of Brigitte Bardot. Hand signed in ballpoint by Van Dongen, numbered 8/50 in pencil, Probably the only exciting copy that is countersigned and dedicated by Brigitte Bardot in blue felt tip pen; “Pour Jean Claude, en souvenir de Van Dongen, Brigitte Bardot, 2004”
Condition: 3 small restored spots (hardly visible), some small creases. Otherwise is perfect condition with deep bright colors
Provenance: The previous owner (Jean Claude) was a close friend of Brigitte Bardot when he lived in Neuilly, near Paris. He acquired this Kees Van Dongen lithograph of Brigitte Bardot from a collector a long time ago and decided, in view of the subject, to have it signed by his friend Brigitte Bardot who was delighted with the idea.
Catalogue: Illustrated in Juffermans 'Kees van Dongen - The Graphic Work' Nr. JL 42A.
Frame: Framed in a handmade golden frame with museum glass (99% uv- resistant).