Pierre BonnardLe Bain (Deuxième Planche. Version No 2). The Bath.

Original lithograph in black ink. 1924. Signed in the stone. From an intended edition of 525 impressions with the signature in the stone - see note below. Commissioned by Edmond Frapier 1924. Printed at Atelier Duchatel, Paris 1924. Issued in the series: Album des Peintres Lithographes, Paris 1925. Note: About half the edition of the lithographs in this album was destroyed by a bomb which hit the building in the Paris suburbs where it was stored during the War. The surviving edition, according to Frapier's son, was not more than 250 impressions). Ref: Bouvet - Bonnard L'Oeuvre Gravé no 92a. Roger-Marx - Bonnard Lithographe no 79. Extremely fine impression. On off-white chine volant paper. Excellent condition. Full margins. Sheet: 365x275mm. Image: 300x215mm.