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André Gide

Société du Livre Contemporain. 1954

31 original drypoints – limited edition of 130 copies

"I have never been a great admirer of Gide. However, when I was commissioned to illustrate "Paludes", I read it a few times and was completely seduced by the elegant social satire. To evoke lingering boredom of living, human behaviours, I had chosen Lorraine with its ponds, insects, fish and birds..."