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    Sale 2044

    Prints and Multiples

    28 - 29 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 110

    ANDRE DERAIN (1880-1954)

    T. Petronius Arbiter, Le Satyricon, Paris, 1951

    Price Realised  

    ANDRE DERAIN (1880-1954)
    T. Petronius Arbiter, Le Satyricon, Paris, 1951
    the complete set of 36 engravings and 43 woodcuts as chapter headings (all after Derain), in- and hors-texte, title, text in French, and justification, the copy printed for M. et. Mmme Georges Heilbrun (one of 46 nomative copies aside from the total edition of 280), with an extra suite of the engravings on wove, and 2 pen and ink drawings, for the chapter heading ornaments, each with full margins, loose (as issued), each with offseting on adjacent pages, occasional foxing and staining, otherwise in good condition, with paper wrappers, protective boards with gilt-lettered vellum spine and beige paper-covered carboard slipcase (split in places along spine) S. 18½ x 14 in. (470 x 356 mm.)
    album


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