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Untitled ("les mots de tes poèmes font des lignes de mes desires")

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Inscribed around photograph in red ink starting on left side: A mon cher Paul [Eluard] -- les mots de tes poèmes sont des lignes de mes desires / Man Ray 1936. Inscribed on screen, l.ctr.: Sur un poeme de Paul Eluard Man Ray 1935 Verso, inscribed in pencil, u.r.: Man Ray

Provenance

Paul Eluard; Private collection, Massachussets, 1984; Azita Bina and Elmar Seibel, Boston; gift December 1999.

Credit Line

Gift of Azita Bina and Elmar W. Seibel in honor of Clifford S. Ackley

Copyright

© 2011 Man Ray Trust / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

1936

Dimensions

Sheet: 18 x 23.5 cm (7 1/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1999.734

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print, ferrotyped

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