Rubin, William S. Dada, Surrealism, and Their Heritage. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1968, first printing. Hardcover with dust jacket, 9 3/16 by 9 1/2-inches, 251 pp. Brown cloth with black spine titles. The book is near fine with light yellowing around the edges and a faint old smoke smell. The jacket has light edge wear, yellowing on the flaps, and two small closed tears at the foot of the spine panel. Inscribed and signed by the author to art historian Meyer Shapiro: “To Meyer / With admiration and affection – Bill.” The catalogue of the 1968 travelling exhibition of the same name, featuring works by Picabia, Duchamp, Man Ray, Christo, Jim Dine, Jean Arp, Kurt Schwitters, Miró, Oldenburg, Dali, Max Ernst, and many more. Rubin was a director at New York’s MOMA and played a major role in building the museum’s collection of abstract-expressionism and modernist works. Dust jacket present. First Edition.
Title: Dada, Surrealism, and Their Heritage - Signed
Edition: First printing
Publisher: New York, MoMA: 1968
Book Condition: Near Fine
Jacket Condition: good +
Seller ID: 1042