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LeR DLa CaNpaNe paR DUBUFe J

Dubuffet, Jean

Paris. L'art brut. 1948, noël
Edition of 165 copies (150 on papier journal and 15 on papier journal maculé au rouleur encreur); unnumbered copy on papier journal with a presentation in blue ink on first leaf: 'Pour le Dr. Paul Bernard avec amitié / Jean Dubuffet'.

Dr Paul Bernard was a doctor at the psychiatrichospital at Saint-André-lez-Lille and through his influence several of his patients exhibited with L'Art Brut.

[Webel 105 - 123].
[9 unnumbered leaves]. 8vo. (189 x 137 mm). Front cover with printed title, leaf with frontispiece and dedication 'a JaNLaNSeLM' recto and stencil text verso, 8 leaves with stencil text and illustration, final leaf with 'achevé d'imprimer' illustration verso; the 6 illustrations are linoleum cuts and woodcuts printed using camembert boxes and packing cases. Sheet size: 184 x 135 mm. Original publisher's yellow stapled paper wrappers with printed title to front wrapper.