Bernard Buffet / Recherche de la pureté by Jean Giono (Paris: Henri Creuzevault, 1953). / 1953Bernard Buffet
Recherche de la pureté by Jean Giono (Paris: Henri Creuzevault, 1953).

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Creator Name: Buffet, Bernard
Creator Nationality: European; French
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1928 -
Creator Name-CRT: Bernard Buffet
Title: Recherche de la pureté by Jean Giono (Paris: Henri Creuzevault, 1953).
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Creation Start Date: 1953
Creation End Date: 1953
Creation Date: 1953
Creation Place: France
Object Type: Books
Classification Term: book
Materials and Techniques: Book with 21 engravings, suite with 25 engravings and 1 original graphite drawing all on Rives Ivoire wove paper and bound into the book; Arches wove paper at front and back of book; French tradition bound--slipcase is veneer covered, leather edged and cloth lined; chemise is veneer covered, leather edged, with leather spine, title in gold; binding cover is black and red morocco leather decorated with a geometric pattern created with gold and silver lines, title on spine in gold; endpapers are brick red suede, front endpaper is stamped by the binder "GRAS"; gilt edged on all 3 sides
Dimensions: Object: 385 x 265 x 31 mm (15 3/16 x 10 7/16 x 1 1/4 in.)
AMICA Contributor: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Owner Location: San Francisco, California, USA
ID Number: 1998.40.19.1-47
Credit Line: Gift of the Reva and David Logan Foundation
Copyright: ? Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
AMICA Library Year: 2003
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco}

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