Rebell Hugues (pseud. G.-J. Grassal) / Serrière Jean - La Saison A Baia. 43 Lithographies Originales De Jean Serrière - 1944

Description
Rebell Hugues (pseud. G.-J. Grassal) / Serrière Jean - La Saison A Baia. 43 Lithographies Originales De Jean Serrière - 1944
Erotica - Quantity: 1 - With slipcase - Book

Amaranth slipcase; 1 volume: hardcover covered by canvas of that same amaranth colour, light canvas spine with author, title and female silhouette printed in red. Paperback with title and two naked figures embracing printed in sanguine; (6)-XII-111-(3) numbered pages, loose sheets; inside, 43 sanguine lithographs of which 7 on full page, printed by the atelier Mourlot in Paris; text with titles and drop caps in green; explanation of the print run on the colophon: copy no. 32 of the 25 printed and numbered from 16 to 40, containing and additional suite in black and 1 original drawing. The total print run was 260 copies in the various series. Volume II: amaranth-colour cover with light canvas spine, blank; 1 original sanguine drawing signed in pencil by Jean Serrière, protected by folded tissue paper; 38 loose-sheet lithographs in black, identical to those published in the volume with the text. The rare publication is reminiscent of Verlaine's "Parallèlement" illustrated by Bonnard. The illustrator Jean Serrière was renowned in particular for his nudes. In excellent condition.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Erotica
Author/ Illustrator
Rebell Hugues (pseud. G.-J. Grassal) / Serrière Jean
Book Title
La Saison A Baia. 43 Lithographies Originales De Jean Serrière
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1944
Edition
Numbered edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
MARCEL SAUTIER
Binding/ Material
Softback
Extras
With slipcase
Dimensions
225×140 mm
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