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La Fin du Monde filmée par l'Ange N.-D. Roman. Compositions en couleurs par Fernand Léger

Léger, Fernand. Cendrars, Blaise

Paris. Éditions de la Sirene. 1919
Fernand Léger's 'La Fin du Monde.'

From the edition limited to 1,225 copies, with this one of 1,200 on Registre vélin Lafuma.

Cendrar's twentieth-century satire La Fin du Monde (The End of the World) is organized like a movie script and given a dizzying pictorial environment by Léger. Compressing space in the Cubist manner, Léger invokes a sense of simultaneity with overlapping and repetitive geometric and alphabetic forms.' (Riva Castleman, A Century of Artist's Books).

[Castleman 170 - 171].
pp. 59. 4to. 20 in-text colour pochoir illustrations. Original publisher's printed wrappers with typographic design.
#48193

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