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Albert Decaris - Suite de l'oeuvre gravée. Les Destinées d'Alfred de Vigny [49 planches signées 6/20] - 1929

Albert Decaris - Suite de l'oeuvre gravée. Les Destinées d'Alfred de Vigny [49 planches signées 6/20] - 1929

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Albert Decaris - Suite de l'oeuvre gravée. Les Destinées d'Alfred de Vigny [49 planches signées 6/20] - 1929
Art, Illustrated - Quantity: 1 - Signed, Signed by author, Signed by illustrator - Book

Rare suite composed of 49 plates of original chisel engravings by Albert Decaris, all hand-signed by the artist and numbered 6/20, including two unpublished engravings.

This is a rare suite printed in only 20 copies on white vellum by Van Gelder (Holland) of the illustrations by Albert Decaris made for "Les Destinées" by Alfred de Vigny, a very luxurious work published in 1929 by and for the bibliophiles of the Automobile-Club de France, printed in only 128 copies.

The suite is presented in sheets accompanied by a double sheet decorated with the title in black.

AUTHOR: Albert Decaris

TITLE: The Destinies. Illustrations by Albert Decaris.‎ It was printed on white vellum by Van Gelder 20 suites of the engraved work. No. 6.

EDITOR:‎ [Paris, The bibliophiles of the Automobile-Club de France, 1929]
In-4 (33x26cm) of 4pp + 49 plates

In very good condition, fresh and clean. The title page a little browned, the margins of the 2 unpublished engravings a little yellowed, edges a bit yellowed, the rest impeccable. Very beautiful prints signed and numbered in pencil at the bottom right of each engraving.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Art, Illustrated
Author/ Illustrator
Albert Decaris
Book Title
Suite de l'oeuvre gravée. Les Destinées d'Alfred de Vigny [49 planches signées 6/20]
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1929
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Loose page
Extras
Signed, Signed by author, Signed by illustrator
Number of pages
49
Dimensions
33×26 cm
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