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catalogue raisonne de l'oeuvre typographique de Massin, Vol. 2 1958-1979 / Massin ; Apollinaire G ; Aragon L ; Arp H ; Artaud A ; Breton A ; Burroughs WS ; Butor M ; Ionesco E ; Jarry A ; Mallarme S ; Queneau R ; Voznesensky A ; Erte., 1999

Identifier: CC-35648-37395

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Scope and Contents

The catalogue reproduces and documents Massin's book and record covers as well as some typographic layouts and bookbindings. The drawing on the colophon page consists of the letter K with an arm and leg hand drawn and colored. Inscribed on each side of the K is the phrase "Cette lettre K qui derive du [symbol of bent arrow] Phenicien." -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.


  • Creation: 1999



0 See container summary (1 soft cover book (160 pages) + drawing (ink, graphite)) ; 27.1 x 19.6 x 1.2 cm

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Location

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Custodial History

The Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry, on loan from Ruth and Marvin A. Sackner and the Sackner Family Partnership.


Published: Chartres, France : Ville de Chartres. Signed by: Massin 2000 (c.- colophon). Inscription: Pour Ruth & Marvin avec l'Hommage Cordial. Nationality of creator: French. General: 50 copies of 1250 total copies. General: Added by: RED; updated by: RED.

Repository Details

Part of the The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry Repository

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