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Le bestiaire, ou cortège d'Orphée

1919
Illustrated by Raoul Dufy (French, 1877–1953), Author Guillaume Apollinaire (French, 1880–1918), Publisher Editions de La Sirène


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 392

Dimensions

Overall: 19.4 x 14.6 x 1.1 cm (7 5/8 x 5 3/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.102

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief prints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Editions de la Sirène, 1919) Small quarto; 40 ff.; original publisher’s printed yellow paper wrappers (ochre cloth slipcase).

Illustrations of animals, and Orpheus.


Paris: Editions de la Sirène, 1919

Signed

In black ink on front free endpaper: "a l'ami Maillol / Raoul Dufy."

Provenance

E. P. Goldschmidt & Co., Ltd, London, from whom purchased (£2.20), January 14, 1937.

Credit Line

Louis Curtis Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.