Neuchatel: Editions Ides et Calendes, 1972. Klee, Paul. 1st French edition. Hardcover. 174 pp. Large 4to, twenty-four tipped-in color plates, more than 130 illustrations in total. Translated from the German by Marceline de Montmollin. Bibliography. Index. Text in French. Owner inscription, Adhesion marks from metal clip and cellotape.
NY: Metropolitan Opera Association, 1971. Chagall, Marc. First edition. Hardcover. 149 pages. Folio., 34 x 26 cm. Fifty-two excellent color plates, many are double-paged. Introduction by Rudolph Bing. Plot Outline of "Die Zauberflote" by Irving Kolodin. Chagall's designs for the scenery and costumes of the Metropolitan Opera's presentation of THE MAGIC FLUTE by Mozart.
Paris: Pierre A Feu, 1954. Giacometti, Alberto. Second edition. Stiff Wraps. Unpaginated. Folio, 38 x 28 cm. Text in French by Jean Paul Sartre. Front and back covers, and one double-paged illustrations are color lithographs, plus 13 black and white lithographs (one double-paged). Clean, bright copy.
Paris: Pierre A Feu, 1951. Giacometti, Alberto. Second edition. Stiff Wraps. Unpaginated. Folio, 38 x 28 cm. Text in French by Michael Leiris. Three black and white lithographs -- covers, and double-paged plate, four small text illustrations and photographic fold-out by Ernst Scheidegger. List of Sculptures. Clean, bright copy.
Berlin: Bruno Cassirer, 1917. First edition. Hardcover. 191 pages. 26 x 19 cm. With original etched frontispiece, seventy-eight plates in duotone plus text illustrations. His well known work , "The Scream" sold for $119.9 million in 2012, currently the second most expensive artwork ever sold at an open auction. FREITAG 6880. Half centimeter dampstain bottom of front cover.
New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1958. First edition. Hardcover. 189 pages. Preface by W.H. Auden. Drawings by Eugene Berman, Marc Chagall and Salvardor Dali. Critical Notes by Louise Bogan, Clark Mills, Jules Romains and Alan Tate.Translations by a host of prominent poets -- Babette Deutsch, Kenneth Patchen, William Carlos Williams et...