5 / 5 Figuration Libre France / USA.

(Paris): Jacques Legrand, S.A., 1984.  First edition.  Octavo.  69 pages.  Little known publication issued to coincide with the exhibition at ARC muse d’art modern de la ville de paris, December 20, 1984 – February 17, 1985 which showcased French artists alongside their American counterparts.  The exhibition was guest curated by Otto Hann, Jeffrey Deitch and Herve Perdriolle who provide introduction texts, in French and English.  The represented artists include Basquiat, Haring, Crash, Robert Combas and Kenny Scharf.  The volume is illustrated with examples of each artists work along with short biographical details.  A very good copy in wrappers.


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