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An original signed etching with aquatint by French artist Andre Masson (1896-1987) titled “Le Fil d’Ariane”, 1974. Hand pencil signed by Masson lower right and numbered lower left. Limited edition: 15/100. Comes from the ‘Meyer Schapiro’ portfolio which contained four lithographs (one with embossing), three screenprints (one with stamp additions), two lithographs and screenprints (one with embossing), two etching and aquatints, and one duplicated drawing, all executed in 1973 and then published in 1974. Printed by Atelier Crommelynck, Paris, France and published by The Committee to Endow a Chair in Honor of Meyer Schapiro at Columbia University, New York, NY. A fantastic example of Masson’s famed erotic surrealist work. The Museum of Modern Art in New York, NY has an example of this work in their permanent collection. Sheet size: 18″ x 13.5″. Image size: 11.5″ x 8.5″. In excellent condition. Rare.