Illustrated by Alberto Giacometti (Swiss (worked in France), 1901–1966), Author René Char (French, 1907–1988), Publisher Editions G. L. M. (20th century), Printer Guy Lévis Mano (French, 20th century), Printer Aldo Crommelynck, Atelier Crommelynck, Paris
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Castleman, Century of Artists Books, p. 191; H. C. Lust, Giacometti, cat. 188-191
Overall: 25.1 x 19.2 x 2 cm (9 7/8 x 7 9/16 x 13/16 in.) Other (Plates): 21.9 x 16.5cm (8 5/8 x 6 1/2in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with four aquatints
Not On View
(Paris: GLM, 1965) Quarto, unbound; 58 pp. [4 ff.]; original publisher’s printed wrappers, original gray cloth box.
Paris: GLM, 1965
On colophon page in graphite: "11 janvier 1966 René Char"
Elizabeth Phillips, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, April 24, 1985.
William A. Sargent Fund
© 2012 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris. Licensed by VAGA, New York.