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L'Eau(Water), from "Une semaine de bonté, où les sept éléments capitaux. Roman" (A Week of Kindness, or the Seven Deadly Elements. A Novel.) Deuxième Cahier: Lundi/ Élément: L'eau (Water)

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L'Eau(Water), from "Une semaine de bonté, où les sept éléments capitaux. Roman" (A Week of Kindness, or the Seven Deadly Elements. A Novel.) Deuxième Cahier: Lundi/ Élément: L'eau (Water)

Artist: Max Ernst (French, born Germany, 1891 - 1976)
Date: 1934
Medium: Electrotype relief plates of collages of 19th-century wood engravings
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 1/4 x 9 x 1/4 in. (28.6 x 22.9 x 0.6 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from the Edmundson Art Foundation; Rose F. Rosenfield; Myron and Jacqueline Blank; Julian and Irma Brody; and anonymous gift by exchange, 2009.21.2.a-.aa
Accession number: 2009.21.2.a-.aa
Classification: book
Copyright:ARS
In Collection(s)
Paper/Supportvelin d'Arches paper
Catalogue RaisonnéSpies/Metken, vol4, #1939-1965
Edition39
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