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    Sale 2163

    Prints & Multiples

    28 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 40

    JOAN MIRO

    Yves Bonnefoy, Anti-platon,-André du Bouchet, La lumièrede la lame,-Jacques Dupin, Saccades, Paris, Maeght Editeur, 1962 (D. 309-335; C. books 77)

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    JOAN MIRO
    Yves Bonnefoy, Anti-platon,-André du Bouchet, La lumièrede la lame,-Jacques Dupin, Saccades, Paris, Maeght Editeur, 1962 (D. 309-335; C. books 77)
    the complete set of 3 books, each containing 7 etchings and aquatints (5 in colors) plus the cover, each with the additional suite of 7 etchings and aquatints, all hors-texte, title page, justification and text in French, on Auvergne Richard-de-Bas, each signed in pencil by the artist and the author on the justifications, copies 34 of 40 (the total edition was 130), the full sheets, tipped onto paper guards, occasional unobtrusive foxmarks, otherwise in very good condition, bound within contemporary signed and dated binding by Georges Leroux, 1976: browned calf leather front cover with two rectangular modern on lay cut-out design in red, green, black and white, back cover with rectangular on lay cut-out design in blue and yellow (with minor lifting), suede doublers and end leaves, calf and wood chemise, wood slipcase (tape repairs at lower edges and cracking at upper edges), in very good condition. 13¼ x 10¾ in. (336 x 279 mm.)
    album


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that a small section of the cut-out design on the back cover is now loose.