Paris, 1948
Publisher Les Editions du Point du Jour, Paris (French, 20th century), Printer E. Aulard (French, 20th century), Printer Desjobert Studio (French, 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Castleman, Century of Artists Books, p. 151; Mason and Cherix 1


Overall (book): 26 x 20 x 2.3 cm (10 1/4 x 7 7/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book containing 12 lithographs printed in black (one double-page) and lithographed cover printed in green; three extra suites of lithographs printed in various colors; three unpublished lithographs printed in black

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Editions du Point du Jour, 1948) Quarto, unbound; 95 pp. [1 f.], plus one folding plate; original publisher’s lithographed wrappers, original greenish paper portfolio (cream-colored phase box).

Paris: Editions du Point du Jour, 1948


Another signature below the publisher's imprint on the justification page.


Pen and black ink below justification: "H Michaux"


Alfred Kren, Austin Art Consortium, 1998; purchased September 2000; anonymous gift to MFA, September 20, 2000.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift


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