Roberto Matta L’ame est une Couronne (Une Saison en Enfer) 1977
In this collection of etchings Une Saison en Enfer, or ‘A Season in Hell’ if you prefer the English translation, Matta plays with a metaphysical theme that was all about his entrapment.
In L’ame est une Couronne’ or ‘The Soul is the Crown,’ we find a spirit figure escaping from the entrapment of life. I feel Matta is right with his belief that “L’ame est une Couronne” is the truth.
Published in Paris by G. Visat from the numbered edition of 100. It is cataloged (Ferrari 221) and is in pristine condition… – M.J.