Sale 532 Lot 34

BRUNELLESCHI, Umberto, illustrator (1879-1949). -- Gerard de HOUVILLE. Les Masques et les Personnages de la Comedie Italienne. Paris: Aux Bureaux du Journal des Dames et des Modes, 1914.

Oblong folio (380 x 500 mm). Half-title and title-page printed in red and black, 12 pochoirs of Commedia dell'Arte characters by H. Reidel after Brunelleschi. (Some very minor marginal soiling, otherwise fine.) Loose as issued in tan wrappers printed in red and black (soft vertical crease on upper wrapper); marbled paper chemise and slipcase, printed paper label (some wear, particularly to corners). LIMITED EDITION, number 76 of 415. THE COMPLETE SET - RARE AT AUCTION.

Estimate $ 5,000-7,000

Provenance: R.B.L. (monogram booklabel on chemise).

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