Book with publicationprint of Man's Head, Woll 277
Published by Bruno Cassirer's publishing company, Berlin 1918. Print for publication for an edition of the original intaglio print: Man's Head, Woll 277 from 1906, is in the front in the book. See Woll Appendix V, p. 479: The book printed on somewhat heavier cream paper than for the edition of 1917, measuring 255x190 mm for the 1918 edition.
On the silky paper covering the intaglio print is printed in Gothic letters: "Edvard Munch, Bildnisstudie. Originalradierung". (Edvard Munch, Portrait Study. Original drypoint.) The book was printed in 2000 copies.
Auctioned Monday June 17 2019 at 18:00
NOK 5,000–7,000 USD 600–900 EUR 600–800