Le siège de Jérusalem, grande tentation céleste de Saint Matorel

1914
Illustrated by Pablo Picasso (Spanish (worked in France), 1881–1973), Author Max Jacob (French, 1876–1944)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Goeppert, et al., Picasso Books, 3; Geiser/Baer 35-37; Artist & Book 223; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 391

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 18 x 2.5 cm (9 13/16 x 7 1/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

1970.315

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with three etching and/or drypoints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Henry Kahnweiler, 1914) Octavo; [74 ff.], plus 3 plates; beige cloth, gilt-stamped brown morocco spine label (original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in).

Cubist illustrations.


Paris: Henry Kahnweiler, 1914

Signed

On colophon page in blue [ink?]: "Max Jacob Picasso"

Provenance

Mayfair Kunst A.G., Zug, Switzerland, from whom purchased by MFA for $4,680, April 8, 1970.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

Copyright

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