Each of the three etchings are hand-signed by artist and close personal friend of Beckett's, Avigdor Arikha and are entitled: "The Vanquished I, " "Hair, " and The Vanquished II which were printed separately at Studio Prints, London. Size 15 3/4 inches tall x 12 1/16 inches wide. Wrappers, in paper folder, publishers original cloth chemise and slipcase. Avigdor Arikha (1929 2010) was a Romanian-born French-Israeli painter, draughtsman, printmaker, and art historian. His knowledge and skill of art techniques were aligned with those of another close friend, renowned photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson.
He is best known for his portraits, nudes, still lifes, and landscapes, and he illustrated some of the texts of Beckett with whom he and his wife, American poet and writer Anne Atik, maintained a close friendship until the writer's death in 1989. Beckett also contributed introductory and other content to books by and about Arikha's art. The item "THE NORTH SIGNED by SAMUEL BECKETT wi 3 Orig. AVIGDOR ARIKHA SIGNED ETCHINGS" is in sale since Friday, January 15, 2016.
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