Le Malacologue - Livre d'or
Book, 20.1 x 14.1 cm, 213 p., language : French, publisher : Musée Jenisch/Éditions Castagniééé, Vevey (CH), ISBN : 978-2-940346-24-0.
Materials: Ink, paper
Collection: Collection M HKA, Antwerp (Inv. no. B 2027/57).
Fanny Jenisch? She was recovering, there was a history of couliose or whatever, they were attached to Vevey. It was the Hambourgeois, that’s for sure. But in fact, Jenisch, I never knew the origin of this name, it is Jenitsch or Jenatch, is a tribe of Gypsies. So it's funny this lady, anyway, it's funny, her husband was perhaps of Gypsy origin, but German. Anyways, you see the story.
Relation of the novel to the artist’s practice
This book is published on the occasion of the exhibition Denis Savary at the Musée Jenisch Vevey (October 12, 2007 - January 20, 2008)
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The Artist's Novel
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