Lot n° 230
500 - 700
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Louÿs, Pierre - Chimot, Édouard - Aphrodite,... - Lot 230 - Crait + Müller
Louÿs, Pierre - Chimot, Édouard - Aphrodite, mœurs antiques. Paris, Éditions d'Art de L'Intermédiaire du Bibliophile, 1929. In folio, blue half-maroquin with corners, gilt fillets on the covers, spine decorated with stylized floral motifs in the Egyptian style, gilt head, covers and spine preserved, lined slipcase (Ad. Lavaux) - XIV pp., [1 f.], 257 pp., [1 f.]. Illustrated with 15 original coloured etchings engraved by Chimot (out of 16, the last one missing) - Edition at 300 numbered copies, this one of 25 on Japon impérial containing 3 states of the non-free plates (definitive in colours in the text, in black with remarks, pure etching) and 1 original drawing. An additional drawing is bound in at the head of the book and a black print with remarks of a refused plate is bound in at the end of the suites (with annotations in blue pencil).
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