• 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

    HIGH

    San Francisco, CA, USA

    $30,000.00