HERMÈS, Sovereign Order of Malta by Carl de PARCEVEAUX
Silk square signed representing Christopher Columbus discovering America on October 12, 1492
90 x 90 cm
Limited edition of four hundred copies published in 1994, the year of the fifth centenary of the birth of Jean De La Valette Parisot (1494-1568) who was Grand Master of the Hospitallers of St. John of Jerusalem and whose name was given to the capital of Malta, the island of the knights.
Sold on subscription from September 15 to November 1, 1994, delivered in December 1994, for the benefit of the home that the French Hospitaller works have built in Paris to receive and rehabilitate people with reduced mobility