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Primitives: Poems and Woodcuts

1926
Max Weber (American (born in Russia), 1881–1961), Printer and Publisher Spiral Press (American, 1926–1971)


Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA

Catalogue Raisonné

Artist & the Book 321; Rubenstein, Weber, nos. 5, 6, 8, 16, 20, 21, 24, 26, 35, 36 and 37.

Dimensions

Overall: 26.5 x 16.5 x 1.1 cm (10 7/16 x 6 1/2 x 7/16 in.) Other (Page size): 25.4 x 15.6cm (10 x 6 1/8in.)

Accession Number

1989.122

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 11 woodcuts printed in brown

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(New York: The Spiral Press, 1926) 26.5 cm; [19 ff.]; original publisher’s hand-printed gray paper boards (cream-colored phase box).


New York: The Spiral Press, 1926

Signed

Pen and black ink on next-to-last leaf "Max Weber"

Provenance

By 1989, Mitchell Cutler, New York; 1989, sold by Cutler to the MFA. (Accession date: April 26, 1989)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

Copyright

© Museum of Fine Arts, Boston