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Eaux-fortes originales pour des textes de Buffon
Illustrated by Pablo Picasso (Spanish (worked in France), 1881–1973), Author George Louis Leclerc de Buffon (French, 1707–1788), Publisher Martin Fabiani (active in France, mid-20th century), Printer Roger Lacourière (French, 1892–1966), Printer Marthe Fecquet (French, 20th century), Printer Pierre Baudier (French, 20th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Goeppert, et al., 37; Artist & the Book 231
Overall: 37.6 x 29.3 x 3.8 cm (14 13/16 x 11 9/16 x 1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 31 etching and aquatints
Not On View
(Paris: Martin Fabiani, 1942) Folio; 78 leaves, plus 31 plates; blind-stamped brown morocco (Morf), in dark gray paper slipcase.
Illustrations of animals.
Paris: Martin Fabiani, 1942
W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1982-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 19, 1963.
Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen
© 2011 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.