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The Betrothal, plate 29 from Alcools

A work made of etching in black on off-white wove paper.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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  • A work made of etching in black on off-white wove paper.

Date:

1934

Artist:

Louis Marcoussis (French, born Poland, 1878-1941)
based on a poem by Guillaume Apollinaire (French, born Italy, 1880-1918)

About this artwork

Though the poem was first published in 1908, Apollinaire dedicated it to Picasso when he included it in Alcools five years later.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Louis Marcoussis

Title

The Betrothal, plate 29 from Alcools

Origin

France

Date

1934

Medium

Etching in black on off-white wove paper

Dimensions

149 × 93 mm (image); 154 × 98 mm (plate); 452 × 317 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Bequest of Alice Roullier

Reference Number

1964.378

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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