Spain 1881 – France 1973


Benjamin PERET

France 1899 – 1959


De derrière les fagots [From the special reserve] [[Behind the winebins]] 1934 Description: frontispiece Le mort de Marat [The death of Marat]

Collection Title: De derrière les fagots by Benjamin Péret Paris: Éditions Surréalistes chez Jose Corti, 1934
Place made: France
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, intaglio drypoint, printed in balck ink; hand coloured in five colour inks; letterpress text, printed in black ink. Support: book on off white mould-made paper, drypoint on Japan nacré paper
Impression: 18
Edition: book edition 599
Publisher: Éditions Surréalistes chez Jose Corti
Place Published: Paris
Date Published: 1934

Edition Notes: Bound with Japan paper wrappers
Dimensions: book (closed) 26.3 h x 16.3 w cm sheet 15.5 h x 10.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Cramer 23, Geiser & Baer 430
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of Orde Poynton Esq. CMG 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.1222
Image rights: © Pablo Picasso/Succession Picasso. Licensed by Viscopy