Klaus Scherübel

Compilation - Le Livre, Mallarmé

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Numbered and signed copy 

For the exhibition Mallarmé. Het Boek held at S.M.AK. in 2009, Klaus Scherübel made a study of Mallarmé’s utopian dream to produce a “grand œuvre” called “Le Livre”. Presenting himself as the publisher of Mallarmé’s nonexistent literary masterpiece, he created here sham of it. The compilation consists of 4 versions: in French, English, German and Dutch.

4 volumes
24 x 15.8 x 3.6 cm each
Limited edition of 24 copies
Certificate numbered and signed by the artist
German version produced and published in 2001 by Walter König, Köln
English version produced and published in 2004 by Printed Matter, New York
French version produced and published in 2005 by Optica, Montréal and MUDAM, Luxemburg
Dutch version produced and published in 2009 by mfc-michèle didier, Brussels
©2001 Klaus Scherübel and Walter König
©2004 Klaus Scherübel and Printed Matter
©2005 Klaus Scherübel and Optica & MUDAM
©2009 Klaus Scherübel and mfc-michèle didier