1869 - 1954
LES MIROIRS PROFONDS (D. BKS. 17)
The complete book, comprising one linoleum cut, one lithograph and 15 reproductions of drawings, 1947, from the edition of 950, on wove paper, with text by various authors, the lithograph printed by Mourlot Frères, the linoleum cut, reproductions and text printed by Draeger Frères, published by Maeght, Paris, bound (as issued), in the original paper cover (2 prints)
overall: 245 by 210 by 15 mm 9⅝ by 8¼ by⅝ in
The book is in good condition overall apart from diagonal creasing at bottom right corner, affecting each sheet, and minor wear to spine and edges. The binding separating slightly at beginning of book. The cover with pale discoloration and a few scuffs, soft creases and spots of minor surface soiling. The spine separating slightly at top and a pale stain at bottom.
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