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Hans Bellmer
'LES JEUX DE LA POUPÉE' 
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 62,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
91
Hans Bellmer
'LES JEUX DE LA POUPÉE' 
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 62,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Photographs

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Hans Bellmer
1902-1975
'LES JEUX DE LA POUPÉE' 
(Paris: Les Éditions Premières, 1949, an edition of 16 hors commerce copies and 136 numbered copies), a book with text by Paul Eluard, illustrated with 15 mounted hand-colored photographs and one hand-colored cut-out photograph on the title page by Hans Bellmer. 4to, original glassine-covered wrappers with printed title band and mounted, hand-colored, cut out photograph by Hans Bellmer, signed in pencil by the photographer and stamped '064' on the colophon
The photographs approximately 5 1/2  by 5 1/2  in. (14 by 14 cm.)
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Literature

Martin Parr and Gerry Badger, The Photobook: A History, Volume 1 (London, 2004), p. 107

Obliques, Numéro Special Bellmer (Paris, 1975), pp. 99 and 101-4

Surrealism: Desire Unbound (Princeton, 2002), pp. 203, 212 and 214-5

Photographs

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