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Reverdy, Pierre, 1889-1960



  • Existence: 1889-09-13 - 1960-06-17


Pierre Reverdy (1889-1960), French poet.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Letters : to Max Kahn, 1952-58

 Part of Collection — Box 45: [Barcode: 39002137225208], Folder: GROUP 1388, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Sixteen ALS, with fifteen envelopes.

In French.

Dates: 1952-58

Ron Padgett papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 721
Abstract: The collection consists of material created and accumulated by Ron Padgett in the course of his work as a poet, translator, and editor. Material includes extensive correspondence with other poets and writers; manuscripts for Padgett's books of poetry and prose, as well as some juvenilia and early writings; manuscripts for Padgett’s English translations of works by French-language poets including Guillaume Apollinaire, Blaise Cendrars, Valery Larbaud, Paul Morand, and Pierre Reverdy;...
Dates: 1922-2019

Photograph of Pierre Reverdy, 1952 August 9

 Part of Collection — Box 193 (Broadside): [Barcode: 39002137225968], Folder: GROUP 1388, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Photograph of Pierre Reverdy, in front of his house at Solesmes, Sarthe, France.

Annotated in English on verso by Max Kahn.

Former call number: Uncat MSS 370.

Dates: 1952 August 9
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Sketch of the Bateau-Lavoir

Sketch of the Bateau-Lavoir, 1957

 Part of Collection — GROUP 1388, Folder: F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Pen-and-ink sketch, signed with initials, showing rooms occupied by Reverdy, Juan Gris, and Pablo Picasso.

Accompanied by notes about the sketch written by Max Kahn, holograph manuscript; and by two clippings about the Bateau-Lavoir, dated 1969.

Dates: 1957