The gallery has an important collection of Jean Messagier's works of paper, many of prints were edited by Jacques Putman between 1967 and 1992.

« In fact, I wanted to engrave because I knew very well that I couldn't obtain this hustle and bustle with painting, I wouldn't get this incredible pleasure the line provides. »

Jean Messagier, Les estampes et les sculptures 1945-1974, Yves Rivière, Arts et Métiers Graphiques, Paris, 1975