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Recherche de la Pureté by Jean Giono (Paris: Henri Creuzevault, 1953).
Recherche de la Pureté by Jean Giono (Paris: Henri Creuzevault, 1953).
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1953
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Not on display
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21 Engravings, Extra Suite With 25 Engravings And 1 Original Drawing All On Rives Ivoire Wove Paper; Fine Binding In Black And Red Morocco With Gold And Silver Fillets, Gold Spine Title, Brick Red Doublures And Free Endleaves, Binder's Stamp On Front Doublure, "GRAS"; All Edges Gilt, Original Wrappers Bound In; Chemise Is Veneer With Morocco Spine And Trim, Title In Gold On Spine, And Calf Lining; Matching Slipcase With Lining Of Suede
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Object: 385 x 265 x 31 mm (15 3/16 x 10 7/16 x 1 1/4 in.)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1998.40.19.1-47
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, After the War: European Artists' Books 1945 - 1955, 14 April - 2 Sept 2001.

CPLH, Logan Gallery, The Book and the Binding, 17 Nov 2012 - 12 May 2013.

Book by Jean Giono with illustrations by Bernard Buffet