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    Sale 2187

    Prints & Multiples

    22 July 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 51

    ANDRE MASSON (1896-1987)

    Maurois, Les Érophages, Les Éditions la Passerelle, Paris, 1960 (Cramer 47)

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    ANDRE MASSON (1896-1987)
    Maurois, Les Érophages, Les Éditions la Passerelle, Paris, 1960 (Cramer 47)
    the complete set of 16 etching and aquatints in colors, title page, text, and justification, on Rives BFK, signed in blue pencil by the author, publisher and artist on the justification, copy 57 of 104 (the total edition was 146), each with full margins, loose (as issued), pale time staining and offsetting in places, occasional soft creasing at the sheet edges, a 3¾-in. area of skinning on the justification below the numbering, otherwise in good condition, original japon nacre cover with three original etchings printed in gold, paper-covered boards and slipcase with gold printed title on the spine (some wear and scuffing, the edges split in places with associated losses). 18 x 14¼ in. (457 x 362 mm.)
    album


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