Published by Sergio Tosi, Milan, Italy
This work is dedicated to Priapus, the God of fertility and contains obvious sexual connotations. In his usual humorous tone, Man Ray recalled: "On looking at the photograph of this object, people usually asked me the size of the original. More or less like yours was my reply." (quoted in Arturo Schwarz, Man Ray, The Rigour of Imagination, London, 1977, p. 159).