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A toute épreuve (Foolproof)

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Joan Miró ; Paul Eluard ; Gérald Cramer ; Enric Tormo ; Atelier Lacourière et Frélaut, Paris, France ; Fequet et Baudier, Paris, France ; Henri Mercher

Date

1958

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
A toute épreuve (Foolproof), Joan Miró      ;    Paul Eluard      ;    Gérald Cramer      ;    Enric Tormo      ;    Atelier Lacourière et Frélaut, Paris, France      ;    Fequet et Baudier, Paris, France      ;    Henri Mercher
A toute épreuve (Foolproof): Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Books, Books-Artist's Book (Do Not Use) | Color and black and white woodcuts, collagraphs, and collage; letterpress
Size: 12 5/8 x 9 3/4 in. (32.07 x 24.77 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Switzerland, Geneva
Culture: Europe, Switzerland
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Mark Watermark: <Arches>
Physical Description: 79 woodcuts, some with collage elements; additional color woodcut on cover; one watercolor
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Bruce B. Dayton
Accession Number: B.83.10
Rights: ©Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Artist: Joan Miró, Spanish, 1893 - 1983
Role: Artist
Nationality: Spanish
Life Dates: Spanish, 1893 - 1983

Artist: Paul Eluard, French, 1895 - 1952
Role: Author
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1895 - 1952

Artist: Gérald Cramer, Switzerland (Geneva)
Role: Publisher
Nationality:
Life Dates: Switzerland (Geneva)

Artist: Enric Tormo
Role: Collaborator
Nationality:

Artist: Fequet et Baudier
Role: Printer
Nationality:

Artist: Atelier Lacourière et Frélaut
Role: Workshop
Nationality:

Artist: Henri Mercher, French, 1912 - 1976
Role: Book Binder
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1912 - 1976
Added to Site: February 28, 2009