ELUARD, Paul (1895-1952) - Roland PENROSE - Edouard Léon Théodore MESENS (1903-1971) - Poésie et Vérité 1942 portrait de l'auteur par Man Ray. London: Gallery Editions, 1944. Copy reserved for Pablo Picasso "Exemplaire réservé à Pablo Picasso. Lu (?) mars 1944". Copy n. 29 from a total edition of 500, signed by both the translators: Penrose and Mesens. 8vo (205 x 140mm). Text in French and English, reproduction of the portrait sketch of Eluard by Man Ray. Original orange dustjacket printed in black, original grey wrappers printed in black, on hand made paper, uncut (lightly rubbed, light stains). Provenance: Pablo Picasso (1881-1973).

Estimate € 300 - 500

Lot suspended from sale due to the initiation of the procedure for the declaration of cultural interest by the ministry.