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La clé des chants, 8 (The Key of Songs, 8) from the unbound printer's proof of "Une Semaine de Bonté, Cinquième Cahier (A Week of Kindness, Fifth Volume)" (recto, left)

Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

La clé des chants, 8 (The Key of Songs, 8) from the unbound printer's proof of "Une Semaine de Bonté, Cinquième Cahier (A Week of Kindness, Fifth Volume)" (recto, left)

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L'interieur de la vue, Deuxième poème visible, 3 (The Interior of Sight, Second Visible Poem, 3) from the unbound printer's proof of "Une Semaine de Bonté, Cinquième Cahier (A Week of Kindness, Fifth Volume)" (recto, right)
L'interieur de la veu, Deuxième poème visible 4 (The Interior of Sight, Second Visible Poem, 4) from the unbound printer's proof of "Une Semaine de Bonté, Cinquième Cahier (A Week of Kindness, Fifth Volume)" (verso, left)
La clé des chants, 7 (The Key of Songs, 7) from the unbound printer's proof of "Une Semaine de Bonté, Cinquième Cahier (A Week of Kindness, Fifth Volume)" (verso right)
Artist: Max Ernst (French, born Germany, 1891 - 1976)
Date: 1933
Medium: relief-printed photo-etching of collaged 19th century wood engravings on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 x 17 5/8 in. (27.9 x 44.8 cm.)
Image (Image a): 7 5/16 x 6 in. (18.6 x 15.2 cm.)
Image (Image b): 7 5/16 x 5 7/8 in. (18.6 x 14.9 cm.)
Image (Image c): 7 9/16 x 5 7/8 in. (19.2 x 14.9 cm.)
Image (Image d): 7 9/16 x 5 7/8 in. (19.2 x 14.9 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, 2009.21.6.a-.d
Accession number: 2009.21.6.a-.d
Classification: print
Copyright:ARS
In Collection(s)
Catalogue Raisonné.a - Spies and Metken 2083
.b - 2072
.c - 2073
.d - 2082
Portfolio/Series"Une Semaine de Bonté, Cinquième Cahier (A Week of Kindness, Fifth Volume)"
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