Preface de Louis Latourrettes. Text in French. Quarto, 3/4 red leather over read boards.135 pages plus 64 page catalogue and list of plates. Many black and white plates plus six in full color. Black and white photo portrait of Modigliani is loose. Covers a bit scuffed, wear at edges. Initials: "D H" at foot of spine Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: MODIGLIANI. L'Art et La Vie.
Publisher: Editions Marcel Seheur
Publication Date: 1929
Book Condition: Near Very Good
Book Description 1929, 1929. Pfannstiel, Arthur and Louis Latourrettes. MODIGLIANI: L`Art et la Vie. 200 pp., well illustrated. 4to, new cloth. Paris, Seheur, 1929. The first major study, remains a standard work. Freitag 6609. Seller Inventory # 4283
Book Description Marcel Seheur, Paris, , 1929. 4to., First Edition, with portrait frontispiece (original tissue guard present), title in red and black, 6 coloured plates (all original tissue guards present) and numerous monochrome reproductions (many full-page) in the text; attractively bound in marbled boards, upper board and backstrip with paper labels, uncut, original wrappers preserved, a near fine copy. The first major study of the artist. This copy was formerly in the library of Anthony Chardet and bears his theatrical bookplate on blank preliminary. Anthony Chardet was a leading stage director and producer working in London and on Broadway during the 60s, 70s and 80s. SCARCE. Freitag 6609. Seller Inventory # 25488