Berlin, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt/Main: Galerie Alfred Flechtheim, 1922. First edition. Hardcover. 148/400. Quarto. (14) 250 (2)pp., 2 plates. Original gray quarter cloth with gilt lettering over beige illustrated boards with brown publisher's device printed to back cover. Half-title. Frontispiece offset lithograph by Heinrich Nauen on colophon, and Frans Masereel, original woodcut. Publisher's device on title page. Offset lithograph of Matiss (misspelled) drawing on verso of title page.
Contains the essay "La Captivité de Cézanné (he Captivity of Cézanné)" by André Salmon, in L'Homme Libre on July 13, 1914 at front. With contributions by Guillaume Apollinaire, Peter Behrens, Franz Blei, Max Ernst, Walter Gropius, Wilhelm Uhde, Maurice de Vlaminck, Hermann von Wedderkopp, Karl With and others. Profusely illustrated with b/w offset reproductions of artwork by Rubens, Tintoretto, Odilon Redon, Henri Rousseau, Ilse Behrens, Pierre Bonnard, Braque, Campendonk, Marc Chagall, André Derain, Raoul Dufy, Juan Gris, Alexei von Jawlensky, Paul Klee, Oskar Kokoschka, Else Lasker-Schüler, Léger, Wilhelm Lembruck August Macke, Masereel, Henri Matisse, Hans Meid, Ludwig Meidner, Paula Modersohn, Modigliani, Johannes Molzahn, Edvard Munch, Heinrich Nauen, Max Pechstein, Picasso, Christian Rohlfs, M. de Vlaminck and many others, and photographs and portraits of Paul Cassirer, Charley Chaplin, Oskar Kokoschka, Henri Matisse, Heinrich Nauen, Max Pechstein, Auguste Renoir, Karl With and others.
With advertisements and announcements of the Galerie Flechtheim and other pertinent art dealers and publishers. Text in German. Some wear along edges of binding, lightly rubbed and age-toned, some scuffing along edges and some water stains on front cover. Starting at pages 65 and 187. Binding in overall good-, interior in good to very good condition. g- to vg. Item #48335