Bernar Venet

(French, b.1941)

Four Indeterminate Lines

Etching, polymer gravure, carborundum and photo etching with wiping
Edition of 50
Signed, titled and numbered in charcoal pencil
Sheet: 46 1/4 x 62 3/4 inches (117.47 x 159.38 cm)


This edition is sold out.

Etching, polymer gravure, carborundum and photogravure with wiping printed with Charbonnel etching inks from copper plates in five shades of black, with color and with linseed oil, a fine, fresh impression of the only state, the full sheet, printed on 410gsm white UK Somerset paper, with margins, hand-signed, titled and numbered in charcoal pencil by the artist, within the image, executed in an edition of 50 examples (there are also 10 numbered Artist Prints, 4 numbered Printers Proofs, 3 numbered World House Editions proofs (WHE), 1 Bon à tirer proof and 1 Cancellation proof) printed by Peter Kosowicz at Thumbprint Editions, London, published by World House Editions, Middlebury, Connecticut, in fine condition, unframed.



Paris, Galerie Pierre-Alain Challier, Bernar Venet: Nouvelles Estampes, Sculptures, Points, 23 April – 24 June 2015, illustrated on the announcement card (another example.


An example from this edition is in the permanent collection of the Minneapolis Instititue of Art.
Please note the plate size of this work is 38 x 55 inches (96.52 x 139.7 cm).