FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100
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Property of a Private Collector

FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100

Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 GBP

Property of a Private Collector

FRANTIŠEK VENERA | DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100

Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property of a Private Collector

FRANTIŠEK VENERA

Czech, 1901-1979

DILO EMIL FILLA (LIFE WORK OF EMIL FILLA); A RARE LIMITED EDITION BOOK OF STUDIES ON EMIL FILLA BY FRANTIŠEK VENERA AND OTHERS, ACCOMPANIED BY 21 ORIGINAL PRINTS BY EMIL FILLA, SIGNED, BRNO, 1936, NO. 6 OF 100


book: 32 by 24 by 4.5cm., 12½ by 9½ by 10¼in.


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Condition Report

Folio, (310 by 240mm), case bound, with additional slipcase.

13 loose prints in a dust jacket.

Good condition.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Dr Karel Holešovský, Brno (by 1998)

Purchased from the above by the present owner

Catalogue Note

The original plates of the twenty-one Filla prints were destroyed after printing. 


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Sold with a certificate of authenticity by Dr Karel Holešovský of November 1998.

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