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Pantagruel by François Rabelais (Paris: Albert Skira, 1943).
Pantagruel by François Rabelais (Paris: Albert Skira, 1943).
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1943
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Not on display
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1 Original Drawing With Hand Coloring Mounted On A Tipped-in Leaf, 128 Color Woodcuts, Including Intials And Culs-de-lampe On Arches Wove Paper; Suite Of 92 Leaves Of Color Woodcuts On Lafuma Navarre Madagascar Paper Duplicating The Illustrations In The Text; Fine Binding In Tan Morocco With Brown And Green Calf Mosaic Onlay And Gold Tooling, Lettering In Calf Onlay On Spine, Green Suede Doublures And Brown Suede Free Endpapers, Binder's Stamp On Front Doublure, "CREUZVAULT"; All Edges Gilt, Original Brown Wrappers With Color Woodcut Title Label On Front Bound In; Chemise Is Wood Veneer With Brown Morocco Spine And Edges, Lined With Beige Morocco, Lettering Piece On Spine; Matching Slipcase Lined In Suede
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Object: 350 x 290 x 65 mm (13 3/4 x 11 7/16 x 2 9/16 in.)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1998.40.33.1-223
Acquisition Date:
1998-06-12
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Gift of the Reva and David Logan Foundation

Exhibition History:

"Artists' Books in the Modern Era 1870-2000: The Reva and David Logan Collection of Illustrated Books" Legion of Honor, FAMSF Oct 6, 2001 - Jan 6, 2002.
CPLH, Logan Gallery, Favorite Things, An Exhibition of Artist Books in Memory of David Logan, 6 Aug 2011 - 12 Feb 2012.
CPLH, Logan Gallery, The Book and the Binding, 17 Nov 2012 - 12 May 2013.

Book by François Rabelais with illustrations by André Derain