Maggs Bros Ltd

Funambules. Numéro Un, 1er Décembre 1926.

ROUAULT Georges (1926.)

£400.00  [First Edition]

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Illustrations after Rouault and others. First edition. original pictorial wrappers after a drawing by Rouault, tissue dust jacket, housed in a custom made folding box. Paris, Éditions Porteret.

Text in French, includes three poems by Rouault. Tipped in an autograph postcard signed from the artist to a Monsieur G. Ruiz, at a Paris address, franked Paris 29.XI 1924, with the artist's address in his hand on the left corner, further franked on the verso 1 DEC, some 60 words, asking M. Ruiz to meet him at the Musée Gustave Moreau, where Rouault was the director, to talk over projects, apologising for not being able to spare much time.

Some small creases to the postcard, browned, the periodical's spine damaged at head and tail with some loss, tissue jacket torn at the head, some leaves loose in the binding.

Stock Code: 217080