Alexander Calder: Flight from Tyranny Signed Limited Print
Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
Flight from Tyranny: For Amnesty International, 1975
Hand-signed limited edition offset lithograph in colours on wove paper, H/C signed in pencil, and numbered 10/XX
This Lithograph was limited to 100 signed and numbered copies as well as a 22 signed and numbered in the H/C (Hors Commerce) edition. There was also an unsigned general print run.
HC - Hors Commerce
HCs is usually only available directly from the artist. A HC is given as a gift to the artist for allowing the publisher to print their images. Of all the special prints, the HCs are the most valuable, because of their rarity.
Alexander Calder for Amnesty International in 1977. Artists for Amnesty, was a series of art posters created by 15 world renowned artists to focus on Amnesty International's Prisoners of Conscience Year 1977, it was exhibited between February and March of 1977 in the Washington Place windows of New York University's Grey Art Gallery