First edition adorned with 42 unpublished compositions printed in gray by André DIGNIMONT, in-text and full-page. 28 ornaments and vignettes drawn in black in the text, and 14 inserts in black, mostly female nudes.
The beautiful cream cover illustrated in pink, black and gold, typically Art Deco, is the work of Edouard DEGAÎNE. A very nice book, printed by François Bernouard.
Edition: 514 ex. This one of the 399 on Arches vellum, bears the number 239.
A vibrant tribute by a Parisian artist to feminine grace and sensuality.
In sheets, beige "art deco" cover, illustrated in black and pink and golden bands.
Condition: Very clean cover, slight creases at the corners. Immaculate interior. Very good state.
[Dignimont] Pierre Louys
Paris, Editions Briant-Robert, 1925
in-4 (27 x 20 cm); non-paginated [approx. 70 pages]
Subject: Cuirosa Pierre Louys ill. Dignimont Fourteen Images Female Nudes Cover Art Deco Edouard Degaine 1925