Robert Delaunay ...une grande ivresse de soleil, tragique comme certains éclats de rire, comme certains spasmes de fou rire qui secouent une étude du soir, des milliers de choses époisées, des milliers de choses à vif, une espèce de joie... (...a great intoxication of sunlight, tragic like certain bursts of laughter, like certain spasms of insane laughter that shake up a study of the evening, thousands of exhausted things, thousands of lively things, a sort of joy...) (plate, facing page 142) from La Relêve du matin (The Morning Relief Troops) 1928

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Author
Henry de Montherlant
Medium
One from an illustrated book with ten lithographs
Dimensions
composition (irreg.): 7 9/16 × 5 1/4" (19.2 × 13.3 cm); page (each): 8 11/16 × 6 9/16" (22 × 16.7 cm)
Publisher
Éditions Specs, Paris
Printer
La Société des Imprimeries l'hoir, Paris
Edition
500
Credit
Monroe Wheeler Fund
Object number
445.1970.5
Illustrated book
La Relêve du matin (The Morning Relief Troops)
Department
Drawings and Prints
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