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André Breton 42, rue Fontaine: Photographies. CalmelsCohen

$125.00

Paris: CalmelsCohen, 2003. First edition. Paperback. Fine. 4to, photo-illustrated acetate wraps over stiff photo-illustrated cardstock covers; pp. [409], lavishly illustrated with b/w photographs throughout. Fine, without flaw. The photography portion of the famed (and enormous) Breton sale, in which the Surrealist writer’s personal collection was sold off, including books, manuscripts, decorative arts, primitive art, paintings, etc. There were well more than 6000 lots in all. The contents of this catalogue comprised the 7th and penultimate section of the sale, and contained 499 lots; included were works by all the greatest photographers of the 20th century. Text primarily in French.

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André Breton 42, rue Fontaine: Photographies. . CalmelsCohen

Paris: CalmelsCohen, 2003. First edition. Paperback. Fine. 4to, photo-illustrated acetate wraps over stiff photo-illustrated cardstock covers; pp. [409], lavishly illustrated with b/w photographs throughout. Fine, without flaw. The photography portion of the famed (and enormous) Breton sale, in which the Surrealist writer’s personal collection was sold off, including books, manuscripts, decorative arts, primitive art, paintings, etc. There were well more than 6000 lots in all. The contents of this catalogue comprised the 7th and penultimate section of the sale, and contained 499 lots; included were works by all the greatest photographers of the 20th century. Text primarily in French. 125.00

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Condition

Fine

Date Published

2003

Publisher

CalmelsCohen

Place Published

Paris

Edition

First edition

Keywords

surrealism man ray cartier bresson

Binding

Paperback