Lot 91 of 399:
Colette's Herbarium illustrated by Raoul Dufy  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Pour un herbier

Author:
Colette, Sidonie-Gabrielle

Place:
Lausanne

Publisher:
Mermod

Date:
1951

Description:

89, [6] pp. With 13 full-page color reproductions of watercolors by Raoul Dufy, including that on the front cover; 14 illustrations in the text. 32.8x25 cm (13x10"), signatures loose in wrappers with glassine, as issued, chemise, slipcase. No. LXXV of CXXV Roman numeral copies reserved for the artist and collaborators, from a run of 366 copies.

The superb reproduction of the watercolors was under the supervision of Daniel Jacomet.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Slipcase with soiling, seams splitting at top; light fingersoiling to chemise, the spine darkening; volume fine with slight offsetting to free endleaves.


 
Item number:
310708
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