New York: E. P. Dutton, 1986. Limited first edition. Hardcover. 1/1250. Folio (14 1/4 x 10 3/4"). 223, pp. Original mylar over embossed burgundy cloth, with silver lettering to spine. Pictorial endpapers. Limitation page numbered and hand-signed by the author. Book housed in its matching burgundy cloth slipcase.
Signed limited first edition of this retrospective of Erté’s bronze sculptures, recreations of “the remarkable designs of his youth,” with striking full-page color photographic reproductions of his most famous pieces.
One of 1,250 signed copies, of which this is No. 813.
Slipcase with some minor scratches and a few small stains. Mylar wrappers with chipping at the bottom of the back cover. Slipcase in very good, binding and interior in near fine condition overall. vg to near fine. Item #42991