The publisher Robert Delpire died at the age of ninety-one on the 26th September this year. Caroline Benichou, currently Director of the Galerie VU’ in Paris, who worked with him for a decade, pays him this tribute. She chose to accompany her text with an illustration: a portrait of Robert Delpire, which he liked very much, by his friend André François. He didn’t like, the idea that there should be a panegyric. Nothing displeased him more than eulogies. Yet it is difficult to do otherwise, today a page has been turned. Of him, so much remains. My intention is not...
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