VERLAINE. Fêtes galantes. Illustrations by... - Lot 229 - De Baecque et Associés

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VERLAINE. Fêtes galantes. Illustrations by... - Lot 229 - De Baecque et Associés
VERLAINE. Fêtes galantes. Illustrations by Georges Barbier.
Paris, Piazza, 1928. In-4° paperback, illustrated cover, in publisher's folder and slipcase.
Probably the most beautiful illustration inspired by the Fêtes Galantes. Verlaine's "Les badinages amoureux" are accompanied by 20 delightful colour compositions by Georges Barbier, some of them finely enhanced with silver and all protected by a serpente.
ONE OF 200 NUMBERED COPIES ON JAPAN with a suite in black on China of the vignettes and hors texte (23). Dusty slipcase, otherwise a fine copy.
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