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Mai Trung Thu (1906-1980), Poème sur soie (Poem on silk) | 梅忠恕 (1906-1980), Poème sur soie

Artist's Resale Right

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 EUR

Mai Trung Thu (1906-1980), Poème sur soie (Poem on silk) | 梅忠恕 (1906-1980), Poème sur soie

Mai Trung Thu (1906-1980), Poème sur soie (Poem on silk) | 梅忠恕 (1906-1980), Poème sur soie

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 EUR

Lot sold:

7,560

EUR

Mai Trung Thu (1906-1980)

Poème sur soie (Poem on silk)



this book consists of eight poems by Pham Van Ky, illustrated with eight lithographs on silk by Mai Trung Thu, each lithograph bears in the plate signature and seal of the artist, accompanied with lacquer covers by Chou Ling, and a black silk presentation case.

Editions Euros, Paris. Ateliers L'Ibis et imprimerie Daragnès, Paris, 1961, numbered 280/ 523

each print varies in size (8)

smallest: 12 x 9.5 cm; 4¾ x 3¾ in.

largest: 17.8 x 12 cm; 7 x 4¾ in.

book case: 29.5 x 19 x 3.5 cm; 11½ x 7½ x 1½ in.

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Mai Trung Thu (1906-1980)

Poème sur soie


composé de huit poèmes de Pham Van Ky, illustrés de huit lithographies sur soie par Mai Trung Thu. Publié en 1961, numéroté 280/ 523

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梅忠恕 (1906-1980) 

絲絹之詩


藝術家簽名

彩色石板版画 絹本 共八幀

編號 280/523

The black silk bookcase and the borders of some of the papers turned slightly yellowish, with a few light wear to the edges and corners of the black silk bookcase, and very few very light scratches to the lacquer covers, all consistent with age. Otherwise, the whole set is in very good condition.

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Rare and exquisite book with eight lithographs created by Mai Thu, of which six are from the paintings of the Collection of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor.