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Illustrated by Pablo Picasso (Spanish (worked in France), 1881–1973), Author André Level (French, 20th century), Publisher Editions G. Crès et Cie. (French, 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Geiser/Baer 243; Mourlot XXIII; Goeppert, Goeppert-Frank, and Cramer, Picasso Illustrated Books, cat. 16


Overall: 26.3 x 19.7 x 2.3 cm (10 3/8 x 7 3/4 x 7/8 in.); Image: 20.6 x 14.2 cm (8 1/8 x 5 9/16 in.); Sheet: 25.7 x 18.5 cm (10 1/8 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one lithograph and numerous photo-offset reproductions

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Editions G. Crès et Cie., 1928) Quarto; 58 pp., [1 f.] 60 plates [1 f.] (original wrappers bound at end); modern half gilt-stamped dark green morocco, green cloth boards.

Original portrait lithograph by Picasso, numerous reproductions of art works.

Paris: Editions G. Crès et Cie., 1928


Graphite, on lithograph below image: "167/200" and "Picasso"


Mrs. George R. Rowland, Jr., by whom given to MFA, April 15, 1981.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George R. Rowland, Sr.


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