Sale 588 Lot 32

* [BINDINGS]. [LÉOTARD, GENEVIÈVE - BINDER]. A group of 2 works in fine Art Deco bindings by Léotard, comprising:

APOLLINAIRE, Guillaume. Le Poéte assassiné. Paris, 1926. Lithographed plates and headpieces by Raoul Dufy. Red crushed levant, abstract rectilinear pattern in gilt, silver, and black calf onlays, spine and black calf doublures similarly decorated, red watered silk endleaves, marbled flyleaves, signed by Léotard 1931. LIMITED EDITION, number 353 of 380 numbered copies on vélin Montgolfier d'Annonay, of a total edition of 470. -- MUSSET, Alfred. Les deux maitresses. Paris, 1928. Color lithographed plates, tinted and plain lithographed illustrations, by V. Choukhaeff. Brown crushed levant, upper cover with a rectilinear pattern in gilt, silver, red morocco and grey calf onlays, spine and grey calf doublures similarly decorated, maroon silk endpapers, marbled flyleaves, signed by Léotard 1929. LIMITED EDITION, number 96 of 330 numbered copies on vélin a la cuve, of a total edition of 378. -- Together 2 works, 4to, original slipcases, condition generally good with only minor scuffs or sunning.

Estimate $3,000-5,000

Property from the Estate of Steve and Peggy Fossett, Carmel, California

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