Written by
Dr. René Piquion, Haitian, 1906 - 2001
Published by
Maison Henri Deschamps, Haitian, founded 1898
Owned by
Jones, Loïs Mailou, American, 1905 - 1998
Signed by
Dr. René Piquion, Haitian, 1906 - 2001
Date
1976
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7 11/16 × 5 5/16 × 9/16 in. (19.5 × 13.5 × 1.5 cm)
Description
Paperback copy with 284 pages. The cover has black text on a green background. Printed at the top is [René Piquion]. In the center of the cover in larger font is [EBENE / (ESSAI)]. There is a design below this with wings, rays, and [HD] in a center shield. At the bottom is [IMPRIMERIE HENRI DESCHAMPS / PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI]. The spine has the title, author, and [HD] publisher symbol in black text. The front cover is partially disconnecting from the spine. The back cover has black text and letters to the author, in French and English, from various sources. The reverse of the front cover has black printed text in French to the author. The book has handwritten inscriptions.
Place printed
Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Type
paperbacks
Topic
Africa
African diaspora
Art
Design
Folklife
Identity
Literature
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.26.5.30
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a80db021-40c2-454e-9ea2-da6553b48f15
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