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    Sale 12206

    Prints & Multiples featuring The Gilbert E. Kaplan Collection of Surrealist Prints

    1 - 2 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 57

    ANDRE MASSON (1896-1987)

    Robert Desnos, C'est les bottes de 7 lieues cette phrase "Je me vois", Galerie Simon, Paris, 1926

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    ANDRE MASSON (1896-1987)
    Robert Desnos, C'est les bottes de 7 lieues cette phrase "Je me vois", Galerie Simon, Paris, 1926
    the complete book containing three etchings in bistre and one in black, on laid Arches, title page, text in French and justification, signed in ink by the artist and author on the justification, copy 82 of 102, with full margins, in good condition, bound (as issued), with original paper cover with author's name and title printed in black (foxing and soiling). 12 7/8 x 9 ½ in. (327 x 241 mm.)
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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE GILBERT E. KAPLAN COLLECTION OF SURREALIST PRINTS


    Literature

    Saphire 12; Saphire-Cramer 3; Surrealist Prints 67