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Image of Art-2D Collection - 1979.10.1.6

Art-2D Collection - 1979.10.1.6

"Sad Cat," from the "Cats" Suite, 1978, color lithograph by Karel Appel. Part of a set of dealer's proofs in an edition of 15, and probably pulled before the edition of 125. In pencil on the bottom left of the prints is written the dealer's proof number (H.C. XIII/XV), with the dealer's inventory number (148.904) on the bottom right rear corner. All the prints are signed "Appel" in pencil below the image, in the bottom right hand corner. Label from The Collector's Eye (2014): Sad Cat, 1978 Karel Appel (1921–2006), Dutch Color lithograph Gift of Howard Weissman, 1979.10.1.6 Karel Appel helped to found CoBrA, an artistic move-ment that embraced complete freedom of color and f