London, South Kensington
16 February 2001
MARY, André & Jean BERQUE (illustrator). Tristan, Paris: Edmée Maus, 1937. 4° (330 x 260mm.), 21 hand-coloured lithographed plates by Jean Berque (a few marginal spots), unbound as issued in original wrappers, original vellum-backed portfolio, slipcase. ONE OF 180 COPIES, THIS NO. 48 OF 150 "SUR PAPIER MAILLOL" SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND ARTIST BUT WITH AN EXTRA SUITE OF UNCOLOURED PLATES NOT CALLED FOR IN THE LIMITATION. A pencil note above the signatures states "avec suite."
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