Le siège de Jérusalem, grande tentation céleste de Saint Matorel
Illustrated by Pablo Picasso (Spanish (worked in France), 1881–1973), Author Max Jacob (French, 1876–1944), Publisher Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler (German (active in France), 1884–1979), Printer Eugène Delâtre (French, 1854–1938), Printer Paul Birault (French, active early 20th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Goeppert, et al., Picasso Books, 3; Geiser/Baer 35-37; Artist & Book 223; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 391
Overall: 25 x 18 x 2.5 cm (9 13/16 x 7 1/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with three etching and/or drypoints
Not On View
(Paris: Henry Kahnweiler, 1914) Octavo; [74 ff.], plus 3 plates; beige cloth, gilt-stamped brown morocco spine label (original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in).
Paris: Henry Kahnweiler, 1914
On colophon page in blue [ink?]: "Max Jacob Picasso"
Mayfair Kunst A.G., Zug, Switzerland, from whom purchased by MFA for $4,680, April 8, 1970.
William A. Sargent Fund
© 2011 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.