André MassonLes Hain-Teny 1955, published 1956

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Artist
André Masson (1896‑1987)
Title
Les Hain-Teny
Les Hain-Teny
Date 1955, published 1956
MediumEtching and aquatint on paper
Dimensionsimage: 430 x 333 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1985
Reference
P77115
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André Masson 1896-1987

P77115 Les Hain-Teny1955, pub. 1956

Etching with aquatint 430 x 333 (16 15/16 x 13 1/8) on Auvergne Richard de Bas paper, same size; printed by Jacques and Robert Frélaut at Lacourière, Paris and published by Les Bibliophiles de l'Union Française in Les Hain-Teny, Madagascar poems translated by Jean Paulhan
Inscribed ‘a m' b.r.
Purchased from Galerie Lahumière, Paris (Grant-in-Aid) 1985
Lit: André Masson, ‘André Masson, graveur et illustrateur: Histoire d'une de mes folies', XXe Siècle, no.38, June 1972, pp.31-2; Françoise Levaillant, ‘André Masson: Dessin, gravures, illustration', Bulletin du Bibliophile, 1972, II, p.145; Roger Passeron, André Masson gravures 1924-1972, Zürich 1973, pp… (read more)

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