Lot 204 of 350:
Custom bound for Merle Armitage  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$780
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
The Courtezan Olympia: An Intimate Survey of Artists and their Mistress-Models - specially bound for Merle Armitage
Author:
Bulliet, C.J.
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Covici Friede
Date:
1930
Description:

Illustrations throughout. (4to) 25x18.5 cm (10x7½") full tan morocco by Donnelley, decorations in gilt and blind, gilt lettered dentelles, gilt endpapers, top edge gilt, other edges red. Custom slipcase. First Edition.

Custom bound for Merle Armitage. The text on the dentelles reads: "This is a book of art & of sin: The Courtesan Olympia:: An Intimate Survey of Artists and Their Mistress-Models. Ex Libris Merle Armitage."

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Spine sunned, light wear; near fine.
 
Item number:
291697
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