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Brussels, Belgium 1924 – Cologne, West Germany 1976

  • Brussels, Belgium 1924-2962
  • Paris, France 1962-1963
  • Brussels, Belgium 1963-1969
  • Dusseldorf and Cologne, West germany 1969-1972
  • London, England 1972-1976
  • Cologne, West Germany 1976.

Le Corbeau et le Renard [The fox and the crow]
Note, l'homme de lettres manuscrites [Note, The man of handwritten letters]
1968 Description: Part 3

Collection Title: Le Corbeau et le Renard [The fox and the crow]
Place made: Antwerp, Belgium
Materials & Technique: prints, photographic canvas, printed in black Support: photo-sensitised canvas
Impression: 14/40
Edition: edition of 40
Place Published: Antwerp, Belgium
Date Published: 1967

Primary Insc: signed with monogram and numbered lower right, black felt-tipped pen "M.B. 14/40"
Tertiary Insc: photographic inscription in artist's handwriting centre, black ink "Note/ L'homme de lettres manuscrites./ L'HOMME DE LETTRES IMPRiMEES./ La femme de lettres, le garçon de/ lettres, la boîte aux lettres etc..../ une famille de lettres./ [deleted text]/ NOTE [deleted]/ UNE [deleted] FAMILLE DE LETTRES/ (L'homme de lettres manuscrits) [underlined]/ L'homme de lettres imprimées/ La femme de lettres et son fils/ [symbol]"/ lower right monogram "M"
Dimensions: 75.8 h x 53.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Nobis, Norbert and Werner Meyer, "Marcel Broodthaers: Katalog der Editionen Graphik und Bücher" (Ostfildern-Ruit: Cantz, 1996), cat. B6, pp. 58-61
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.630.12.3