Famille Japonaise or Family (original titles)
Engraving, soft-ground etching and scorper, printed in color using stencils on thick wove paper, 1955.
Reference: Black & Moorhead 219.
Printers proof before the edition of 100. Signed, dated “55”, titled and annotated “variant” in pencil. Also dedicated “Pour Germaine R… - 8.2.55 – Bill” in pencil.
Image: 14 x 9 ½ inches.
It is likely an impression which was given by Hayter to the famous French sculptress Germaine Richier.