Auction 423 / Lot n° 590

LOBEL-RICHE, Alméry (1880-1950) - SALOMONE [re d'Israele] (c. 1011 a.C-931 a.C.) - Le Cantique des Cantiques. Paris: Chez l'auteur, 1947. Classical poem from the Old Testament with etchings by Lobel-Riche in the first and the second impression, with the original drawing signed by the artist. Copy n. 73 from a total edition of 200. Good condition. 4to (321 x 250mm). 1 etching as frontispiece, 21 drypoint etchings of which 8 full page, 1 original drawing signed by the artist, a suite of 21 etchings (the first impression on the basis of the colophon) preserved in a folder. Loose as issued in original wrappers printed in brown and black with recent dust-jacket (spine ends repaired, lightly rubbed).

Auction: 23 May 2018 at 15:30

Estimate € 300 - 500