Art Finder Work of Art Detail  
Item Actions
Ratings (0)
Title

Le Chant des Morts (The Song of the Dead)

Artist

Pablo Picasso ; Pierre Reverdy ; Tériade, Paris, France ; Draeger Frères, Paris, France ; Mourlot Freres, Paris

Date

September 30, 1948

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Le Chant des Morts (The Song of the Dead), Pablo Picasso      ;    Pierre Reverdy      ;    Tériade, Paris, France      ;    Draeger Frères, Paris, France      ;    Mourlot Freres, Paris
Text not available.
Details
Comments (0)
Tags (0)
Scale
 
Medium: Books, Books-Artist's Book (Do Not Use) | Artist's book: lithographs in red ink; facsimiles of artist's handwritten text
Size: 16 3/4 x 12 13/16 in. (42.55 x 32.54 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Spain
Culture: Europe, Spain
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Signature; Markin pencil on justification page Watermark: <Arches>
Physical Description: 125 Lithographs in red of varying sizes, two on cover and 123 for the text; binding: loose in Arches wove wrappers with 2 lithographs on the front and back cover and spine; beige paper-covered protective boards with title panel pasted to the spine; slip c
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Bruce B. Dayton
Accession Number: B.88.2.1
Rights: ©Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Artist: Pablo Picasso, Spanish, 1881-1973
Role: Artist
Nationality: Spanish
Life Dates: Spanish, 1881-1973

Artist: Pierre Reverdy
Role: Author
Nationality:

Artist: Mourlot Freres, Paris, France
Role: Lithographer
Nationality: French
Life Dates: France

Artist: Draeger Frères
Role: Printer
Nationality:

Artist: Tériade, Paris
Role: Publisher
Nationality: French
Added to Site: February 28, 2009