With Nine Original Lithographs, Each Signed by Gross
GROSS, Chaim. Song of Songs. A Suite of Nine Lithographs after the Water Colors Painted by the Artist for the Song of Songs. New York: The Print Club , 1980.
Limited signed first edition. One of 200 copies signed by the artist, this being number 104. Out of an overall edition of 250 copies. Large folio (21 x 17 inches; 530 x 435 mm). With nine full color lithographs on loose sheets, signed by the artist in pencil. Each sheet is numbered 104/200. Printed on Archess paper mould-made in France by Arjomari Prioux.

Nine loose signatures, uncut, laid into a publisher's original paper portfolio. Housed in an original blue cloth clamshell, lettered in gilt. Each lithograph with tissue-guard. Fine.

"These lithographs were pulled from hand-drawn plates of Chaim Gross and printed in Paris under his supervision. The original watercolors were commissioned by The Limited Editions Club of New York for its edition of The Song of Songs, published in 1980. Each of these lithographs has been signed by the artist, and the plates have been canceled." (From the limitation page)

HBS # 67864 $1,350