After a long hiatus from uploading photos and generally tending to the site, we will be adding much new material in the week ahead, including illustrated manuscripts, a few wonderful color plate books, and some quirky ephemera items.
Our fair schedule resumes in the New Year with the San Francisco Antiquarian Print & Paper Fair on February 1st and 2nd at the Fort Mason Center and the California International Antiquarian Book Fair beginning the following Thursday in Pasadena. More details will follow.
Title Importants livres illustres et oeuvres originales d'artistes modernes, gouaches, dessins, gravures. Barbier, Bissiere, Bonnard, Denis, Dufy, Dunoyer de Segonzac, Ernst, Laboureur, Laurens, Leger, Lepere, Maillol, Matisse, Picasso, Redon, Rops, Rouault, Stael, Teinlen, Ubac, Vieira da Silva, Villon, etc. Reliures Mosaiquees de P. Boney, P. Legrain, P.L. Martin, etc. - Reliures Decorees 1900
Book Condition Near Fine
Edition First edition
Publisher Paris Collections Fontaine, Leclercq, et. X 1978
Seller ID 001256
Unpaginated French auction 4to catalogue highlighting modernist, twentieth century book art, referring to both innovative designs for covers and to illustrations within. Inked on wrap cover in smallish print is "Modern Bindings". Otherwise, clean throughout. Some trivial wear.