BOOKS: Ltd Ed Signed by Becassine's J. P. Pinchon, SIGNED limited edition of L'Epanouissement du Monde, Blondel la Rougery, First edition, 1948, number 52 of 100 copies signed by the editor [Andre Maurois?], with a signed inscription to Huguette Clark from the illustrator, J. P. Pinchon, who illustrated the Becassine books. Hardcover. 12 x 9 1/2 inches, leather spine.
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