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Place of Publication: Paris, France
Artist & the Book 209; Castleman, Century of Artists Books, pp. 100-01; Dupin 161-234
Sheet: 33.5 x 26 cm (13 3/16 x 10 1/4 in.) Overall (each slipcase, depth variable): 34.7 x 27.2 x 7.7 cm (13 11/16 x 10 11/16 x 3 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 80 color woodcuts, some with collage elements, plus two extra suites of the illustrations
Not On View
(Geneva: Gérald Cramer, 1958) Folio; [book] 52 leaves; unbound, in original printed paper wraps (original half vellum, printed paper slipcase); in addition, two suites of prints in slipcase. Abstract color woodcuts with collage.
Geneva: Gérald Cramer, 1958
In graphite on woodcut in suite on japan nacré: "pour Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Miró 24 / IV / 58"
Gérald Cramer, Geneva, from whom purchased by the MFA, June 5, 1958.
Seth K. Sweetser Fund
© 2011 Successió Miró / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.