- Museum number
Object: El Lagarto Viejo (The Old Lizard)
Series: Eleven Poems by Federico Garcia Lorca (Lorca Suite)
Abstraction: overlapping circles in red and blue against blue ground; from a series of colour etchings, each print slipped between pages of text, colour lithograph title page; in the original black cloth-bound case with a lithograph pasted as an inset, as published by Austin/Desmond Contemporary Books. 1989.
Colour etching with hand-colouring on Somerset Satin paper
- Production date
Height: 250 millimetres (plate)
Height: 555 millimetres (sheet)
Width: 250 millimetres
Width: 377 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The etchings accompany poems printed in Spanish and English. Edition of 75, numbers 1-15 housed in a calfskin leather box and including an original drawing/watercolour, plus 15 hors commerce copies. Printed in collaboration with the artist at the Print Centre, London, production and typography coordination by Gordon House and Hugh Stoneman. Typesetting by The Printed Word.
See curatorial comment for 2004,0602.67.1.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Selected Poems of Federico Garcia Lorca
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- 2004,0602.67(1-11) purchased by Alexander Walker from Austin/Desmond and Phipps, London on 30/06/92 for £3,500.
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number