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Eaux-fortes originales pour des textes de Buffon

1942
Illustrated by Pablo Picasso (Spanish (worked in France), 1881–1973), Author George Louis Leclerc de Buffon (French, 1707–1788)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Goeppert, et al., 37; Artist & the Book 231

Dimensions

Overall: 37.6 x 29.3 x 3.8 cm (14 13/16 x 11 9/16 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

63.751

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 31 etching and aquatints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Martin Fabiani, 1942) Folio; 78 leaves, plus 31 plates; blind-stamped brown morocco (Morf), in dark gray paper slipcase.

Illustrations of animals.


Paris: Martin Fabiani, 1942

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1982-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 19, 1963.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

Copyright

© 2011 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.