London, South Kensington
19 May 2009
Suite d'illustrations pour Le Grand Meaulnes d'Alain Fournier. Paris and Bordeaux: Henri Colas and Rousseau Brothers, 1946.
Small folio (204 x 167mm). 19 black and white photographs on 17 leaves, one of these double page. (Occasional very light spotting.) Original blue paper portfolio, printed paper label on the upper side (short tears at spine ends, small repair on verso).
FIRST EDITION. One of 500 copies, this one number 209.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium.
The remarkable memoir of a British naval officer who witnessed and recorded the historic events of 11 November, 1918
Highlights from the R. Eden Martin Collection features extraordinary first editions and manuscripts by the likes of Pasternak, Pushkin, Bulgakov and Tolstoy
On November 15, Christie’s will offer Study of Henrietta Moraes Laughing from the collection of one of the greatest art collectors of the 20th century
A deeper dive into one of the artist’s most iconic paintings, which will now be offered without a reserve in New York on 15 November