Paul Arène / Albert Robida - Le Secret de Polichinelle, enluminé par Albert Robida [Reliure mosaïquée signée de Rochon] - 1897

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Paul Arène / Albert Robida - Le Secret de Polichinelle, enluminé par Albert Robida [Reliure mosaïquée signée de Rochon] - 1897
Fine Bindings, Humour & caricature, Illustrated - Quantity: 1 - Book

First edition of this charming work by Paul Arène and Albert Robida, covered with a superb mosaic binding by F. Brochon.
First print of the 42 charming engraved compositions by Albert Robida at the top of each page.
Limited print run of 500 copies. This one is one of the 450 on vellum paper, unnumbered. Book published in the luxury collection of Angelo Mariani.


ARÈNE (Paul).
Le Secret de Polichinelle, illuminated by Albert Robida. Paris, Henry Floury, 1897. Duodecimo, 46 pp.

Purple leather, beautiful composition mosaicked with red, cream, green, white and black leather on the front cover featuring a Polichinelle (after Robida's vignette on the title page), smooth and blank spine. Cover preserved.
In perfect condition.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Fine Bindings, Humour & caricature, Illustrated
Author/ Illustrator
Paul Arène / Albert Robida
Book Title
Le Secret de Polichinelle, enluminé par Albert Robida [Reliure mosaïquée signée de Rochon]
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1897
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
46
Dimensions
14×11 cm
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