Lot: 2 Mappenwerk Bauhaus-Drucke. Neue Europäische Graphik. Vierte Mappe. Italienische und Russische Künstler. 1921. The portfolio comprising 10 Lithographs, of which 3 in colors, and one etching. Printed and published by the Staatliches Bauhaus Weimar 1923. Peters IV/1-11. Wingler IV/1-11. Söhn HDO 104-1 to 104-11. All signed, datied (2), one numbered and one titled. Signed on the plate (4), dated (2) and inscribed (2), one monogrammed, one titled. With number 98/110 in publisher's imprint. On various types of papers. Up to 37,2 x 28 cm (14,6 x 11 in). Sheet: 50,2 x 33,5 cm (19,7 x 13,1 in). Comprises the following works: A. Archipenko, Zwei weibliche Akte (Karshan 25). U. Boccioni, Schnelligkeit. C. Carrà, I Saltimbanchi (Carrà 9). M. Chagall, Der Spaziergang II (Kornfeld 27B b (of B b)). G. de Chirico, Oreste e Pilades. N. Gontscharowa, Weibliche Halbfigur. A. von Jawlensky, Kopf (Rosenbach 17). W. Kandinsky, Komposition (Roethel 162, 2nd state). M. Larionow, Komposition. E. Prampolini, Figur in Bewegung. G. Severini, Die Familie des Harlekin (Meloni 14). The 12th sheet by Ardengo Soffici, as mentioned in table of contents, was not released. All with Bauhaus blindstamp. Title leaf, publisher's imprint, imprint and table of content designed by L. Feininger. Loose sheets in orig. half vellum portfolio, designed by Ludwig Hirschfeld-Mack, all prints in orig. mount. The complete set. Of great rarity. [SM].
In good condition and extremely rare in this completeness. With minimal mount staining. Minimally squeezed in places of corners. Title leaf and imprint slightly scuffed in edges, with isolated brown stains. Portfolio with slight traces of use.