Lot n° 143
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Broglie, Louis de - Longobardi, Xavier. -... - Lot 143 - Crait + Müller
Broglie, Louis de - Longobardi, Xavier. - Certitudes et incertitudes de la science. S.l., Société Normande du Livre Illustré, 1970. In-folio (39.5 x 52 cm) oblong, in sheets, cut in the shape of a guitar, illustrated cover, in transparent plastic folder, slipcase sheathed in black box, the cover sliding into a groove is adorned with an abstract composition on an orange background with magnetized elements. A hole in the bottom of the box allows the book to be removed from its housing. Technical realization by Bernard Duval - minor foxing to cover, defects to magnetized elements. - 2 ff.], 100 pp, [1 f. justifications and 3 blank ff. Curious book-object illustrated with 10 linocuts in color by Xavier Longobardi, including 1 double-page, 3 full-page and 6 in-t. Edition of 140 copies on Arches vellum, this one n° 85 nominative (Docteur Sennac). Enriched copy of Longobardi's linocut menu for the Automobile Club dinner (10/27/1969). As this engraving has the same guitar shape as the book, we can assume that this place and date correspond to the presentation of the book. Signed and justified in pencil (57/70).
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