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Prométhée

1950
Illustrated by Henry Moore (English, 1898–1986), Author Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (German, 1749–1832), Translator André Gide (French, 1869–1951), Publisher Henri Jonquières (French, 20th century), Publisher P. A. Nicaise (French, 20th century), Printer Mourlot frères, Paris, Printer Imprimerie Nationale


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cramer, Grant, Mitchinson 018-32; Artist & the Book 211

Dimensions

Overall (without box): 39 x 29.1 x 3.3 cm (15 3/8 x 11 7/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.1165

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 14 color lithographs plus lithograph cover

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

([Paris] Henri Jonquières, P. A. Nicaise, 1950 [i.e., 1951]) Folio, unbound; [1 f.] 64 pp. [3 ff.]; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers, decorated tan paper slipcase.

Literary illustrations.


[Paris] Henri Jonquières, P. A. Nicaise, 1950 [i.e., 1951]

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, November 13, 1958.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Vershbow

Copyright

© The Henry Moore Foundation 2010