Revue Des Arts Decoratifs; Dix-Huitieme Annee 1898 [Vol. 18]. Victor Champier, Director.

Revue Des Arts Decoratifs; Dix-Huitieme Annee 1898 [Vol. 18]

Paris: Librairie J. Rouam & Cie, 1898. First edition. Hardcover. 366 pages. 33 x 23 cm. Profusely illustrated: tinted and full color lithographic plates, plus black and white text illustrations. In 1879 Champier founded this publication, the official voice of the Union Centrale, modeled after the London's Kensington Museum, now known as the Victoria and Albert Museum to promote the decorative arts as well as critique contemporary art. This volume presents work by L.O. Merson (wall panel Hotel de Ville), Tiffany vase, binding design by P. Ruban and full page plate by Mucha. Text in French, interior contents fresh and clean, raised bands, spine panels decorated in gilt, marbled endpapers, slight extremity rubbing, small owner stamp free endpaper verso. Contemporary three quarter navy morocco and marbled boards. Teg. Near fine. Item #20405

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