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Mabel: A Story

Illustrated by Jim Dine (American, born in 1935), Author Robert Creeley (American, born in 1926), Printer and Publisher Aldo Crommelynck, Atelier Crommelynck, Paris, Printer Marthe Fequet (French, 20th century), Printer Pierre Baudier (French, 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Williams 225-236


Overall (text with cover): 51.3 x 39 x 2.8 cm (20 3/16 x 15 3/8 x 1 1/8 in.) Overall (plates with cover): 51.3 x 39 x 1.5 cm (20 3/16 x 15 3/8 x 9/16 in.) Platemark: 23.5 x 18.7 cm (9 1/4 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 etchings

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Editions de l’Atelier Crommelynck, 1977) Folio, unbound, in two wrappers; (1–text) 49 pp. [2 ff.]; (2–plates) 12 plates; original paper wrappers, publisher’s beige linen box.

Paris: Editions de l’Atelier Crommelynck, 1977


Graphite, below colophon: "Jim Dine Robert Creeley"


Gift of the artist and Aldo Crommelynck, December 1984 (accessioned January 16, 1985).

Credit Line

Gift of the artist and the printer Aldo Crommelynck


© Jim Dine