Art/ Collection/ Art Object

La brebis galante (Paris: Éditions Premières, 1949)

Written by Benjamin Péret (French, Rezé 1899–1959 Paris)
Illustrated by Max Ernst (French (born Germany), Brühl 1891–1976 Paris)
photomechanical reproduction of a drawing
Overall: 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 3/4 in. (24.1 x 19.1 x 1.9 cm)
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1968
Accession Number:
Not on view
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 24, 2000–April 9, 2000.

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