BEL AMI. Lithographies Originales de Grau Sala.

Grau-Sala, Émile (illust.) / Maupassant, Guy de

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3 volumes. Limited, First Edition and one of only 30 copies containing a suite in black and white of the illustrations and with a watercolour signed by the artist and the 4 boards in black state, of a total issuance of 250 copies. With two frontispieces, two half titles, 18 chapter headings 80 in text illustrations of varied sizes and 18 tail-pieces for a total of 120 colour lithographs by Émle Grau-Sala, printed on hand-presses by carries out on presses in the workshops of Master-craftsmen Edmond Desjobert, Goeroges Dunck, Marcel Mannequin and Louis Ravel. Volume 3 contains hundreds of b&w sketches and illustrations and one original signed watercolour. 8vo, as issued in separate signatures within pictorial stiff paper wrappers designed by Grau-Salaand with original glassine intact, each within a decorative board portfolio with brown ribbon ties. 309, (2), (8) pp.; 301, (3), (6) pp. A very fine copy. Émile Grau-Sala (1911-1975) was a noted figure of the Spanish School. Both a painter and decorator working primarily in watercolours. He trained in the Art College of Barcelona. He immigrated to France in 1932 where he produced his best works. He is most famous as the illustrator of Les Fleurs du Mal of Baudelaire, this Bel-Ami of Maupassant and Colette s Gigi. "In the indisputable personality of Grau-Sala, the colourer essentially dominates. He uses clear tones which harmonize in perfectly ordered cadences.'' - Paul Sentenac. Bookseller Inventory #

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Publisher: Paris Jean Porson 1945

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Book Description Paris Chez Jean Porson, 1945. Bel-Ami Limited to 275 Copies MAUPASSANT, Guy de. Bel-Ami. Lithographies Originales de Grau Sala. Deuxieme Partie. Paris: Chez Jean Porson, [1945]. Two quarto volumes. Illustrated with color lithographs by Grau Sala. Limited to 275 copies of which this is number 224. Printed color wrappers, printed boards, matching printed slipcase. Fine. HBS 66496. $500. Seller Inventory # 66496

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Book Description Chez Jean Porson, 1945. Couverture souple. Condition: Bon état. 4 volumes in-4, en feuilles sous couverture ill. rempliée, chemise ill. toilée à lacet et étui bordé, 304- 314 pp. 120 lithographies originales en couleurs : 2 pour les couvertures, 2 frontispices, 18 en-têtes à mi-page, 80 dans le texte et 18 culs-de-lampe. Bel exemplaire. Un des plus beaux ouvrages du grand peintre catalan, tiré à 275 exemplaires ; un des 20 de tête sur papier blanc contenant deux suites à part, en noir et en couleurs, de 118 ill. dont 114 comportant une remarque inédite, 4 aquarelles du livre et 4 planches inédites, en double état, utilisées pour le spécimen de l édition, 3 d entre elles avec remarque. Spécimen jiont. Seller Inventory # 51670

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