Untitled – 1960

Wifredo Lam

Gallery Diane de Polignac

Pastel on paper
60 x 48 cm / 23.6 x 18.9 in.
Signed and dated lower right

wifredo lam - untitled 1960 paper

This work was commissioned by André Breton to Wifredo Lam to illustrate an issue of the magazine Jonction Surréaliste in 1960 (Le Terrain vague editions).

This work is illustrated on the cover of two books:
Repères – Cahiers d’art contemporains n°49 – Wifredo Lam, Paris, 1988
– Aimé Césaire, The Original 1939 Notebook of a Return to the Native Land, Wesleyan University Press, Middletown (CT), 2013

wifredo lam - aime cesaire the original 1939 notebook of a return to the native land 2013 book
wifredo lam - reperes cahiers contemporains n 49 1988 revue