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    Sale 5948


    19 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 33


    Price Realised  


    La carte surréaliste. First series. Paris: 1937.

    21 postcards (90 x 140 mm), printed on green paper, and with the printed label on blue coated paper.

    A COMPLETE SET, with the printed label, comprising mostly unpublished contributions by Marcel Duchamp, André Breton, Pablo Picasso, Paul Eluard, Max Ernst, Yves Tanguy, Oscar Dominguez, Dora Maar, Roland Penrose, Joan Miró, Hans Arp, Salvador Dali, Marcel Jean, René Magritte, Man Ray, Meret Oppenheim, Jacqueline Breton and Hugnet himself. One of c.250 sets. Cocoran Gallery, L'Amour fou: Photography and Surrealism, figs. 184, 190. (22)

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