BOOKS: 3 Vols French Stained Glass Windows, 3 volumes on the stained glass windows of France, all text in French: 2 copies of Le Vitrail Francais sous la Haute Direction du Musee des Arts Decoratifs de Paris, by various authors. Editions Deux-Mondes, Paris. 1958. Hardcovers in clear plastic jackets. 10 x 12 inches. 336 pages plus numerous tipped in color plates. One copy in original paperboard slipcase. Vitraix des Cathedrales de France XII et XIII Siecles. Plon, Paris. Paperback. 10 x 14 inches. 19 pages plus 19 color plates. In glassine wrapper.
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