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À toute épreuve by Paul Éluard (Geneva: Gérald Cramer, 1958)
Date:
1958
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Book With Eighty Color Woodcuts (one With Gouache) And An Extra Suite Of Seventy-nine Woodcuts And An Original Drawing, Bound-in. Ochre Morocco Binding With Tooling And Onlay Lettering On Covers And Spine.
Dimensions:
Folio: 362 x 311 mm (14 1/4 x 12 1/4 in.)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
2016.15.12.1-80
Acquisition Date:
2016-06-01
Credit Line:

Gift of the Reva and David Logan Foundation

Copyright:

© Successió Miró / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris 2020

Folio (14 1/4 x 12 1/4 inches), full ochre morocco by F.L. Martin (1960); title in onlaid letters of blue and black calf, black line tooling on front and rear boards, ochre suede doublures and endleaves; black morocco and gold paper slipcase; later black linen box. 80 original woodcuts by Miro (one on wrapper), plus full suite of color woodcuts on Japan nacre, and an original color crayon drawing, signed and dated by the artist, bound in the beginning. Also, one of the black and white woodcuts heightened in color gouache by the artist. Also one of the woodcut illustrations, printed in black, has been heightened in gouache by Miro. Entire edition of 130 copies, this being one of 20 preferred copies. Soby Miro, MOMA, pp.137-139; Cramer 49; Artist and the Book 209; Logan 139.

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