“Les Teckels” / “Bassets Allemands”, lithograph of Dachshunds after Xavier de Poret (French, 1894 - 1975)
An artist’s proof limited edition lithograph of just 240, after Xavier de Poret (French, 1894 - 1975). Signed in pencil bottom right “Xavier d’Poret”, and numbered 225/240.
The design “Les Teckels” was commissioned by Hermès, for silk scarves in various colour ways. French, circa 1960.
This was the Hermès scarf “Les Teckels” / “Bassets Allemands” design first issued in 1956. Poret designed some 30 scarves for Hermes.
This is a SOLD item and has been left in the Public Domain for research purposes.
Images are available for research and public use at request and with an acknowledgement to www.hamsheregallery.com. But not for commercial use without the permission of the Hamshere Gallery.