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Frontispiece for La Marée

Soft-ground etching, open bite, and embossing
Image: 11 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.; paper: 14 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.

Frontispiece for La Marée by André Pieyre de Mandiargues, a book with 15 etchings by Dorothea Tanning. Les Éditions Georges Visat, Paris

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