Maggs Bros Ltd

Ceramicas de Del Pierre. Hamada. Leach.

LEACH Janet (1966.)

£150.00  [First Edition]

Available to view at our Curzon Street shop.

Illustrations. First edition.  Small square 4to., printed wrappers, housed in a custom made folding box. Caracas, Museo de Bellas Artes.

Text in French, Spanish, and English. An association copy inscribed on the front cover to the potter Janet Leach 'Janet from Francine (Del Pierre)', further inscribed on the verso of the title page by the American potter Fance Franck 'Dear Janet, it's been a beautiful show. Only two things missing - you and Hamada, Fance', inscribed underneath 'Con la esperanza y el gran deseo de conocerla Tina Gomez'. Tina Gomez' foundation was one of the supporters of the exhibition. Francine del Pierre has inscribed opposite her photograph 'pour Janet à qui je pense avec amitié - Caracas 1966 Francine', with, in another hand, a translation of the inscription. Tipped in a leaf from a small diary, annotated in ink 'Satomi's suggestion for pottery tile', with, in pencil, two slightly varying versions of the word Leach in Japanese characters. Accompanied by a duplicate copy.

First few gatherings loose, covers dusty. 

Stock Code: 217510