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Le Cahier de Dessin: Sletchbook / Broutin, Gerard-Philippe., 2012

Identifier: CC-54497-989967

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Scope and Contents

This is a facsimile of a book first published in 1969. Jean-Pierre Gillard comments: The youth of the creators of books, once established their glory, have always fascinated those who try to swim upstream to the source. When, in August 1969, Broutin realizes these pages in Indian ink on rough paper with the attention of a beginner than twenty-one years, he shows the product of his early research: "I attended Lettrists artists since 1968 and I tried to capture the most recent contributions before imposing my own style. "There are writings recalling the Egyptian demotic - Broutin studied Egyptian epigraphy - the set of lines polyautomatiques, imaginative, and, in terms of rhythm, a taste for eccentricity, even for the vacuum. The linearity of the following year will move with metecisations It is young, before developing, in 1973, with a large project still continued today, Desire and externite paradise. Take note of this notebook c ' has become aware of the defining moments in the choice of an aesthetic. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.


  • Creation: 2012



0 See container summary (1 soft cover book (36 pages)) ; 24 x 18.5 cm

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Location

box shelf

Custodial History

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


Published: Paris, France : Editions Acquaviva. Signed by: Broutin 2012 (r.c.- colophon). Nationality of creator: French. General: 20 copies of 120 total copies. About 14 number copy. General: Added by: MARVIN; updated by: MARVIN.

Repository Details

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

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