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William Butler Yeats
LE VENT PARMI LES ROSEAUX. THE WIND AMONG THE REEDS. SEIZE POEMES ET DEUX NOTES TRADUITS DE L'ANGLAIS PAR ANDRÉ PIEYRE DE MANDIARGUES. GRAVURES A L'EAU-FORTE DE JOAN MIRÓ. PARIS: THÉO SCHMIED FOR COLLECTION PAROLES PEINTES, 1971
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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William Butler Yeats
LE VENT PARMI LES ROSEAUX. THE WIND AMONG THE REEDS. SEIZE POEMES ET DEUX NOTES TRADUITS DE L'ANGLAIS PAR ANDRÉ PIEYRE DE MANDIARGUES. GRAVURES A L'EAU-FORTE DE JOAN MIRÓ. PARIS: THÉO SCHMIED FOR COLLECTION PAROLES PEINTES, 1971
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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William Butler Yeats
1865 - 1939
LE VENT PARMI LES ROSEAUX. THE WIND AMONG THE REEDS. SEIZE POEMES ET DEUX NOTES TRADUITS DE L'ANGLAIS PAR ANDRÉ PIEYRE DE MANDIARGUES. GRAVURES A L'EAU-FORTE DE JOAN MIRÓ. PARIS: THÉO SCHMIED FOR COLLECTION PAROLES PEINTES, 1971
4to (328 x 270mm.), unbound as issued, illustrated with two colour etchings by Miró, ONE OF 100 COPIES ON JOHANNOT-VELIN (out of a total edition of 150 copies) CONTAINING AN EXTRA SUITE OF THE COLOUR ETCHINGS SIGNED AND NUMBERED BY THE ARTIST, simultaneous English and French text, signed by the artist and translator on the colophon page, PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY MIRO TO MICHAEL YEATS ON FRONT ENDPAPER BENEATH AN ORIGINAL ABSTRACT DRAWING IN ORANGE, BROWN, GREEN, BLACK, BLUE, BLACK AND PURPLE CRAYON ("Miró |à M. Yeats, amicalement"), original green cloth case and slipcase
Quantity: 1
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Literature

Cramer 149

Catalogue Note

A superb presentation copy of this fine illustrated book by Miró, a new English/French edition of Yeats's celebrated poem "The Wind Among the Reeds", inscribed to the author's son, the barrister and Fianna Fáil politician Michael Yeats (1921--2007).

Yeats: The Family Collection

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