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Prométhée

1950
Illustrated by Henry Moore (English, 1898–1986), Author Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (German, 1749–1832), Translator André Gide (French, 1869–1951)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cramer, Grant, Mitchinson 018-32; Artist & the Book 211

Dimensions

Overall (without box): 39 x 29.1 x 3.3 cm (15 3/8 x 11 7/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.1165

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 14 color lithographs plus lithograph cover

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

([Paris] Henri Jonquières, P. A. Nicaise, 1950 [i.e., 1951]) Folio, unbound; [1 f.] 64 pp. [3 ff.]; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers, decorated tan paper slipcase.

Literary illustrations.


[Paris] Henri Jonquières, P. A. Nicaise, 1950 [i.e., 1951]

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, November 13, 1958.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Vershbow

Copyright

© The Henry Moore Foundation 2010