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George Barbier, Choderlos De Laclos: Les Liaisons Dangereuses

US$7,500Asking Price

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ONE OF 650 COPIES ON RIVES (out of a total edition of 720), with 20 FULL-PAGE POCHOIR PLATES by BARBIER. With additional illustrated titles and head-pieces. Barbier’s Art-Deco representation of Laclos’s classic tale of sexual politics is one of the masterpieces of 20th-century book illustration.

Paris: Le Vasseur Et Cie, 1934. Two volumes. Quarto, original color pictorial wrappers, uncut, custom slipcase. An exceptionally fine set in original wrappers. Most rare in this condition.

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    George Barbier (Designer)
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1934
  • Condition
    Fine condition.
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: U110718905749

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