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Quatre histoires de blanc et noir (Four Stories in Black and White)

1926
František Kupka (Czech, active in France, 1871–1957), Printer G. Kadar (French, active early 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Castleman, Century of Artists Books, p. 134, pls. 68-70

Dimensions

Overall: 33.4 x 25.8 x 1.5 cm (13 1/8 x 10 3/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1982.415

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 29 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: [by the artist?] 1926) Folio, unbound; [3 ff.] 29 plates [1 f.]; original publisher’s printed wrappers (cream-colored four-flap folder).

Increasingly abstracted designs.


Paris: [by the artist?] 1926

Provenance

Rosa Esman Gallery, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, September 15, 1982.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund