BOOKS: Edmund Dulac's Fairy-Book 1916, Edmund Dulac's Fairy-Book: Fairy Tales of the Allied Nations. Hodder & Stoughton, London. No date, but 1916. Hardcover. 8 1/2 x 11 inches. 170 pages with 15 tipped-in color plates with tissue overlays. Gift inscription on front page dated 1916.
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