JORN, Asger. R.A. Augustinci presente: trente et une peintures de Asger Jorn. Paris: Galerie Rive Gauche, April 1960. n.p. [64 p.]; ill.; 21 x 18 cm.; ill. Cover reproducing a Jorn painting. Exceptional presentation copy, from Jorgen Nash and his wife Katja [Lindell] to Hardy Strid.

Catalog of Jorn’s exhibition at the Galerie Rive Gauche in Paris, held between 6 and 31 May 1960. 31 works were shown, all of which are reproduced in black & white. The catalog also includes a few important texts:

  • “Asger Jorn” by  Yvon Taillandier (1926-2018) , an art critic and Secretary of the ‘Salon de Mai’ for nearly 50 years
  • “Peintures de Jorn” by Jacques Prévert (1900-1977), the famed poet and screenwriter, originally published in 1957.
  • “La Colere de Jorn” by poet and editor René Bertelé (1908-1973), originally published in 1958.

See Correspondance (Vol.1, p.291).

Provenance: Hardy Strid’s estate, through the trade.