• 1. Le Chef-D'Oeuvre Inconnu. (Signed First Edition)

    by Balzac, Honoré De (Author) And Pablo Picasso (Artist)

     

    Seller Description: 13 original etchings unbound as issued in a sleeve inside the bound book. One of 65 deluxe copies (no. 10) on Imperial Japan paper, signed by Picasso and Vollard. (Only the deluxe copies on Japan paper were signed on the colophon by the artist and publisher. ) This copy without the second suite on Rives. Housed in a custom clamshell case encased throughout in three leathers by the celebrated binder Alexandr Mosalov. References: Cramer, Pablo Picasso, les livres illustrés, n° 20; Bloch: 82-94; ... See More Details

    Paris: Ambroise Vollard, 1931

    Alan Wofsy Fine Arts

    BEST

    San Francisco, CA, USA

    $30,000.00

  • 2. Le Chef-D'Oeuvre Inconnu. Eaux-Fortes Originales Et Dessins Grav…S Sur Bois De Pablo Picasso

    by Picasso, Pablo-Honorè De Balzac

     

    Seller Description: Fine in near fine jacket. Picasso's finest illustrated book, in the deluxe edition, in pristine condition, in a magnificent binding by Paul Bonet. Folio (12 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.; 324 x 246 mm). 13 etchings and 63 woodcuts, including vignettes to covers and title, extra suite of 12 etchings on Rives, illustrated covers bound in. Edition limited to 340 copies, this being copy number 31 of 65 deluxe copies on Japan paper, signed by Picasso and Vollard and with extra suite. Black morocco with ... See More Details

    1931, AMBROISE VOLLARD

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Blue Sky Rare Books

    LOW

    Palm Springs, CA, USA

    $65,000.00