Lot 140: Poesie, with etchings by Berthe Morisot.
27 October 2016
Reston, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Berthe Morisot. Stephane Mallarmé. Poesie, with etchings by Berthe Morisot. Paul Valery. Paris, Le Cent-Une, 1931, limited on 111 numbered copies. Loose as issued in vellum wrappers, complete of chemise and slipcase. It contains: 6 etchings after drawings of Morisot engraved by Galanis printed on Holland Van Gelder paper, a suite of 5 original etchings composed by Berthe Morisot itself especially for this portfolio in Japon paper, and a suite of 6 etchings after Morisot by Galanis, three of which printed in Holland Van Gelder paper, and three printed in Japan paper.
Condition Report: Very good condition. Complete condition report on request as well extra pictures.
Artist or Maker: Berthe Morisot - Stephane Mallarmé