Pablo Picasso

Les Transparents

Published by Alès: PAB, 1967

Poems by René Char

10 1/4 × 13 3/16 inches (26 × 33.5 cm); Illustrated with 5 cardboard-cuts by Picasso; Folio, loose as issued in the publisher's wrappers and a cloth folding box with 2 signed prints, framed.

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A unique copy of this marvelous collaboration between three good friends: Pablo Picasso, poet René Char and publisher P. André Benoit. Picasso made a total of five cardboard cuts - based on telluric masks - of which four prints appear in the regular edition. The fifth print was only issued with the first ten copies which were accompanied by a suite on Chine.

This copy is one of the fifty with an extra hand-written colophon by Benoit, and is accompanied by two signed impressions on Chine, one version each of the extra plate on Chine and on Rives and 4 impressions on various papers.

Crammer/Goeppert, Pablo Picasso: The Illustrated Books, No. 138

Not available for purchase online, please contact the Shop to arrange for purchase.

Pablo Picasso

Les Transparents

Published by Alès: PAB, 1967

Poems by René Char

10 1/4 × 13 3/16 inches (26 × 33.5 cm); Illustrated with 5 cardboard-cuts by Picasso; Folio, loose as issued in the publisher's wrappers and a cloth folding box with 2 signed prints, framed.

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A unique copy of this marvelous collaboration between three good friends: Pablo Picasso, poet René Char and publisher P. André Benoit. Picasso made a total of five cardboard cuts - based on telluric masks - of which four prints appear in the regular edition. The fifth print was only issued with the first ten copies which were accompanied by a suite on Chine.

This copy is one of the fifty with an extra hand-written colophon by Benoit, and is accompanied by two signed impressions on Chine, one version each of the extra plate on Chine and on Rives and 4 impressions on various papers.

Crammer/Goeppert, Pablo Picasso: The Illustrated Books, No. 138

Not available for purchase online, please contact the Shop to arrange for purchase.