Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Le Serpent dans la Galère [INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH THE AUTHOR AND THE ARTIST]. Georges Duthuit, André Masson, Text.
Le Serpent dans la Galère [INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH THE AUTHOR AND THE ARTIST]
Le Serpent dans la Galère [INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH THE AUTHOR AND THE ARTIST]
Le Serpent dans la Galère [INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH THE AUTHOR AND THE ARTIST]
Le Serpent dans la Galère [INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH THE AUTHOR AND THE ARTIST]
Le Serpent dans la Galère [INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH THE AUTHOR AND THE ARTIST]

Le Serpent dans la Galère [INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH THE AUTHOR AND THE ARTIST]

New York: Curt Valentin, 1945. Limited First edition. Hardcover. 1/425. Folio. 100, [2]pp. Original half grey cloth over illustrated paper covered boards with gold lettering on spine. Fly leaf inscribed and signed by Georges Duthuit and André Masson, and dated September 17, 1945. Illustrated title page. Decorative initials. Collection of war-related poetic essays by French writer, Byzantinist and Matisse scholar Georges Duthuit, splendidly illustrated throughout with 13 striking b/w plates, and 24 in-text illustrations by French artist André Masson, whose work played an important role in the development of both Surrealism and Abstract Expressionism. This volume is one of 425 numbered copies on American chiffon velin, of which this is No.327. Moderate rubbing and sunning along edges of binding. Text in French. Binding in overall good to good+, interior in very good condition. g+ to vg. Item #36906

Price: $650.00

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