3 - 4 May 2005
Le Tricorne, Paris, Editions Paul Rosenberg, 1920 (Cramer books 8)
the complete set of 32 pochoirs in colors (Cramer calls for 32 reproductions in black), hors-texte, title page, and justification, on wove paper, dedicated 'A Dora Maar' on the justification and inscribed 'Dora Maar' on the interior of the boards, copy 215 of 250, the full sheets (some unevenly trimmed), loose (as issued), pale light- and time staining, minor surface soiling, hinged to the undermat in places at the reverse of the sheet edges, the title page and justification with creasing and short tears at the edges, otherwise all apparently in good condition, two examined out of the frames, original black and green marbled paper-covered boards with tie strings (framed with double-sided plexiglas). 280 x 208 mm.
all S. approx. 10 x 7½ in. (254 x 190 mm.) (33)
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