Hans Bellmer. The Hand Hat (Le Chapeau-main) (plate) from Le Surréalisme en 1947. 1947

Hans Bellmer The Hand Hat (Le Chapeau-main) (plate) from Le Surréalisme en 1947 1947

  • Not on view
edited by André Breton, texts by Various Authors
Photogravure from an illustrated book with eighteen lithographs, four etchings (two with aquatint), two woodcuts, one photogravure, and one ready-made object
composition (irreg.): 8 9/16 × 5 1/4" (21.8 × 13.3 cm); page: 9 7/16 × 8" (24 × 20.3 cm)
Pierre à Feu (Maeght Éditeur), Paris
Lacourière, Paris
Henry Church Fund
Object number
© 2021 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Illustrated book
Le Surréalisme en 1947
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