ERNST, Max. Max Ernst. By Joe Bousquet and Michel Tapie. Illustrated with 2 original signed lithographs by Max Ernst. 4to., bound in original illustrated wrappers, in a new cloth folding box. Paris: Rene Drouin, 1950.
This rare book is comprised of the two signed lithographs, a text by Bousquet entitled A la Hauteur des Yeux, 11 black and white drawings by Ernst to illustrate an unpublished text of Bousquet's Absolument ou le Vide a l' Envers, and Michel Tapie's text Max Ernst, Plasticien du Monde et Perturbateur des Classes du Reel.
One of an edition of 50 copies on Monval, with the two lithographs each signed by Max Ernst, who also signed the colophon, which is not called for.
Leppien, Helmut R. Max Ernst: Das Graphische Werk No. 36.
Item nr. 129995 $ 7,500.00