Sale 532 Lot 18

MERCEREAU, Alexandre (1884-1945). La Conque Miraculeuse. Paris: collection d'art "La Cible" Jacques Povolozky, 1922.

4to (340 x 264 mm). 26 woodcuts after Albert Gleizes, engraved on wood by P. Gallien. (Some minor offsetting). Original wrappers (spine perished). LIMITED EDITION, number 81 of 100 copes on Montval. PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY POVOLOZKY to Mr. Bernard David, dated 17 January 1929. The woodcuts depict medieval motifs and myths of the sea.

Estimate $ 400-600

Provenance: Bernard David (presentation inscription from Povolozky).

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