Stanley William Hayter CBE (December 27, 1901 – May 4, 1988) was an English painter and printmaker associated in the 1930s with Surrealism and from 1940 onward with Abstract Expressionism. Regarded as one of the most significant printmakers of the 20th century, in 1927 Hayter founded the legendary Atelier 17 studio in Paris.
Among the artists who frequented the atelier were Pablo Picasso, Alberto Giacometti, Joan Miró, Alexander Calder, Marc Chagall, Nemestio Antúñez, Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko,
A lithograph printed in colours in 1967. Signed, titled and dated by the artist in pencil and inscribed XXXXI/CL.Printed by Etablissements Guillard, Cachan and published by La Vision Nouvelle, Paris, on B.F.K. Rives, with full margins,