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Foirades/Fizzles

1976
Illustrated by Jasper Johns (American, born in 1930), Author Samuel Beckett (Irish, active in England and France, 1906–1989), Printer Aldo Crommelynck, Atelier Crommelynck, Paris, Publisher Petersburg Press, New York


Place of Publication: London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Field 173; Castleman, Century of Artists Books, pp. 214-15

Dimensions

Overall: 33.4 x 25.5 x 4 cm (13 1/8 x 10 1/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.457

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 33 etching and aquatints, and two lithographs

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(London: Petersburg Press, 1976) Folio; 29 “leaves” [accordion folds, bound]; original paper wraps (original publisher’s beige cloth box; within gray phase box).

Abstracted and textual illustrations


London: Petersburg Press, 1976

Provenance

Anonymous collector, by whom given to MFA, 1978.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Copyright

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