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Maria Lassnig Limited Edition Offset Lithograph "Aus der Edition Friendship"

Item Details

Maria Lassnig (Austrian, 1919 – 2014)
Aus der Edition Friendship, 2008
Offset lithograph on paper
Signed in graphite to the lower right margin
Numbered 99 / 100

A limited edition offset lithograph on paper titled Aus der Edition Friendship by well-listed artist Maria Lassnig, dated 2008. The work is editioned, signed, and dated by the artist to the lower margin in graphite.

Maria Lassnig was known for her self-portraits and theory of ‘body consciousness.’ This body awareness resulted in the artist painting parts of her body she felt “worked.” This often resulted in segmented, cropped forms and unnatural colors. During World War II, the artist received her formal training from the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna. Throughout her late career, she began to exhibit locally in Vienna. Today, her works are housed in private and public collections, including the Museum of Modern Art.

Provenance
This item is being offered to benefit the Contemporary Arts Center.

Condition

- minor tears to the paper backing; minor scuffing to the finish on the frame.

Dimensions

33.25" W x 26.5" H x 1.5" D

- measures frame; printed image approximately 24″ × 17″ H.

Item #

18DCC242-076

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