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Une Semaine de bonté, ou les sept éléments capitaux

1934
Max Ernst (German (active in France and the United States), 1891–1976), Publisher Editions Jeanne Bucher (French, 20th century), Printer Georges Duval


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Spies/Metken 1904-2088; Castleman, Century of Artists Books, p. 161

Dimensions

Overall (each vol., depth variable): 27.9 x 22.2 x 0.9 cm (11 x 8 3/4 x 3/8 in.) Other (Page): 27.2 x 20.8cm (10 11/16 x 8 3/16in.)

Accession Number

1999.274

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 182 photomechanical reproductions of collages

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Editions Jeanne Bucher, 1934) Quarto, five vols.; unpaged: [v. 1] 20 leaves,[v. 2] 16 ll., [v. 3] 24 ll., [v. 4] 16 ll., [v. 5] 33 ll.; colored paper wrappers (tan manila folder).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Editions Jeanne Bucher, 1934

Inscription

450/816

Provenance

Ars Libri, Ltd., Boston (purchased at auction, London, Nov. 1997), from whom purchased by MFA, September 15, 1999.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

Copyright

© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York