Illustrated by Roger Chastel (French, 1897–1981), Author Paul Eluard (French, 1895–1952), Publisher Maeght Editeur, Paris (French, founded in 1945), Printer Jean Signovert (French, 20th century), Text printed by Marthe Fequet (French, 20th century), Text printed by Pierre Baudier (French, 20th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Artist & the Book 55
Overall (without slipcase): 38.7 x 31.5 x 5 cm (15 1/4 x 12 3/8 x 1 15/16 in.) Overall (with case): 40.3 x 33.4 x 7.2cm (15 7/8 x 13 1/8 x 2 13/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 86 color etchings, plus etched cover
Not On View
([Paris] Maeght Editeur ) Folio, unbound; unpaged, 96 ff.; original etched wrappers, tan paper slipcase.
[Paris] Maeght Editeur 
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, September 17, 1959.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Vershbow