Inscribed in pencil on the reverse 'D/ Plate 1 first state Dec 77'. A unique progress proof. First state of the first plate printed by Michael Rand on the hand press at Moore's studio in Much Hadham.
'Reclining Figure 1' was the first of nine etchings published in the album 'The Reclining Figure' by Ganymed in association with the Louisiana Museum in an edition of 50 and printed at Lacouriere et Frelaut, Paris.
|Plate Size||22.5 x 29.7 cm|
|Paper Size||36.3 x 56.4 cm|
|Provenance||Michael Rand (Henry Moore's master printer)|