The Arts of the French Book, 1900-1965: Illustrated Books of the School of Paris

By: Garwood, Duncan; Kristin Kimball

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120 pages; more than 76 catalogued books, most illustrated, b&w or color. Beaux livres, livres de peintre, de luxe limited editions. Illustrations by many of the prominent artists of the day. Arrangement is chronological begiining with several 19th-century examples as "forerunners" to the 20th-century expansion of interest and technology. Deep blue cloth backing with cream embossed boards; the front board with an embossed design after Etienne Hajdu. Edges of the boards are darkened, otherwise clean throughout, tight binding.

Title: The Arts of the French Book, 1900-1965: Illustrated Books of the School of Paris

Author Name: Garwood, Duncan; Kristin Kimball

Categories: Art-France, Belgium, Books on Books,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, Southern Methodist University Press: 1967

ISBN Number: no

Binding: quarter-cloth and faux leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Exhibition Catalogue

Size: 9 1/2"x 8"

Seller ID: 004399

Keywords: French art books artist books artists' books beaux livres livre de peintre ├ęditions de luxe illustrated books,