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    Sale 1990

    Prints And Multiples

    29 - 30 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 276

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    Albert Gleizes and Jean Metzinger, Du Cubisme, R. Girard & Cie for La Compagnie Française des Arts Graphiques, Paris, 1947

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    Albert Gleizes and Jean Metzinger, Du Cubisme, R. Girard & Cie for La Compagnie Française des Arts Graphiques, Paris, 1947
    the complete set of 11 etchings, drypoints and aquatints, circa 1907-47, hors-texte, title page, text in French and justification, on pur fil de Lana, dedicated in ink 'En souvenir/de Jean Metzinger/a Yves de Sol./avec ma bonne amitie/Suzanne Metzinger' on the title page, copy 165 of 435 (the first 35 of which were on different papers and included various additional suites, there were also 20 in Roman numerals), with full margins, loose (as issued), the papers slightly toned, a few scattered foxmarks (primarily on the text pages), otherwise in good condition, original paper wrapper bearing title and authors' and artists' names, paper-covered boards and slipcase with title on the spine (minor wear). 278 x 226 mm.album
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    Including: MARIE LAURENCIN (M. 250); PABLO PICASSO (B. 29; Ba. 42); JACQUES VILLON (G. & P. E295); MARCEL DUCHAMP (not in Schwarz); ALBERT GLEIZES; JEAN METZINGER; FRANCIS PICABIA; AFTER GEORGES BRAQUE; AFTER ANDRE DERAIN; AFTER JUAN GRIS; and AFTER FERNAND LEGER