Drawing for Jean Genet's La Galère 1947,a long poem written as a homage to murderer
Harcamone, the book was condemned in 1954 and Genet was fined 100.ooo francs.
"By the threads of death the weapons of these nights carried my arms paralyzed by wine the azure of nostrils traversed by the rose gone astray where a gilded doe shudders under the brush... I astonish myself and lose myself in pursuing your course astonishing river from the veins of discourse"
"The tree's blue branches stretch from the salt to the sky. My solitude sings to my vespers of blood an air of golden bubbles squeezing from my lips."