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View, The Modern Magazine, Surrealist Publication, Bound Issues

A bound collection of the Surrealist publication View, the Modern Magazine in blue buckram binding. Charles Henri Ford, editor, published in New York City. View was published quarterly from 1940 to 1947. It included contributions from Marcel Duchamp, Andre Breton, Yves Tanguy, Kurt Seligmann, to name a few. Lot includes the following issues: 

Series 1, No. 1, September 1940

Series 2, No. 1, April 1942, No. 2, May 1942, No. 3, Oct. 1942, No. 4, Jan. 1943

Series 3, No. 2, June 1943, No. 3, October 1943, No. 4, December 1943

Series 4, No. 1, Spring, 1944, No. 2, Summer 1944, No. 3, Fall, 1944, No. 4, December 1944

Series 5, No. 1, March, 1945, No. 2, May 1945, No. 3, October 1945, No. 4, November 1945, No. 5, 1945, No. 6, January 1946

Series 6, No. 1, February 1946, Nos. 2-3, March-April 1946, No. 4, May 1946, No. 5, Fall 1946, No. 6, December 1946

Series 7, No. 1, Spring 1947 

 

Condition:

Series 1, No. 1 issue is bound at the end. It is folded in half and its pages are unbound, except where attached to binding of buckram at the top. 

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,020
10/12/2018

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