BOOKS: Le Theatre Japonais Kabuki 1933 Iacovleff, Iacovleff & Elisseeff. Le Theatre Japonais (Kabuki). Jacques de Brunhoff, Paris. 1933. Number 426 of 500 copies. Softcover, 11 x 15 inches. Black and white illustrations plus many full-page and double-page spreads of vivid color art by Iacovleff.
Provenance: Estate of Huguette Clark
Notes/Literature: Huguette Marcelle Clark (1906-2011) was an heiress and philanthropist, who became well known again late in life as a recluse, living in a hospital for more than 20 years while her mansions remained empty. She was an accomplished artist and musician, having studied under famous portrait painter Tadeusz Styka, and her paintings were exhibited at the Corcoran Gallery, Washington in 1925