The 2017 Olympia Book Fair is now closed.

We are excited to announce that in 2018 the Fair is relocating
to Battersea Evolution, 24-26 May 2018.
Wapper 5
B-2000 Antwerp
Belgium
Contact Kris Landuyt
Telephone +32 (0)3 231 66 27
Specialists Old and Rare Books, Prints, Artists' Books, Autographs, Modern First Editions, Modern Illustrated Books, Poetry
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Wapper 5
B-2000 Antwerp
Belgium
Contact Kris Landuyt
Telephone +32 (0)3 231 66 27
Specialists Old and Rare Books, Prints, Artists' Books, Autographs, Modern First Editions, Modern Illustrated Books, Poetry
Antiquariaat de Slegte
Stand H06

Artist’s own copy with 12 extra original signed drawings, in a superb binding

Pierre LOUYS

La femme et le pantin. Seize eaux-fortes originales en couleurs de Edouard Chimot, Paris, Les éditions d"Art Devambez 1928


Illustrated
Illustrated by Edouard Chimot with 18 (16 + 2 extra) engraved suites in 3 states (one coloured, one with remarques.), and 12 hand-coloured signed drawings in different techniques: a total of 66 ills.

Signed / Inscribed
By the artist

Condition
Very fine

Binding
Red mosaic morocco binding by G. Cretté, succ. de Marius Michel. Boards with chequered pattern in black & gilt lines, onlay designs inserted in squares in the shape of gilt French lilies and black arabesque ornaments, spine with gilt lettering, inner boards with gilt line decorations and centerpiece in black suede; all edges gilt. Orig. wrap. preserved. In slipcase lined with red morocco.
£10,250