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A Season in Hell


Robert Mapplethorpe ; Arthur Rimbaud ; Paul Schmidt ; The Limited Editions Club ; Wild Carrot Letterpress



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Books, Books-Artist's Book (Do Not Use) | Artist's book; photogravures; letterpress
Size: 11 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. (29.21 x 19.69 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture: North America, United States
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Signatures; Markartist's and translator's sigs. on back Signed in pencil on the colophon page by the artist [Robert Mapplethorpe] and the translator [Paul Schmidt]. Watermark: small insignia: horseshoe & cross
Physical Description: binding: red leather, lettering stamped in black (embossed); endpapers: white wove; slip case: black fabric over cardboard; grey suede leather interior; type: 14 pt. Monotype Perpetua; 105 pp.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Bruce B. Dayton, by exchange
Accession Number: B.87.6.1
Artist: Robert Mapplethorpe, American, 1946 - 1989
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, 1946 - 1989

Artist: Arthur Rimbaud
Role: Author

Artist: Paul Schmidt
Role: Translator

Artist: Wild Carrot Letterpress
Role: Printer

Artist: The Limited Editions Club, New York
Role: Publisher
Life Dates: New York
Added to Site: March 1, 2009