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Lot 3211
BOOKS: (2) Vols '20s French Illustrated Children's, Contes Blancs de Jules Lemaitre. Illustrated by Henry Morin. Boivin & Cie, Paris. 1924. Hardcover. 9 x 11 inches. 160 pages plus 8 tipped in color plates. Top page edges gilded. Contes Mauves de ma Mere-Grand. Illustrated by Maurice Lalau. Boivin & Cie, 1921. Hardcover. 9 x 11 inches. 160 pages plus 8 tipped in color plates. Top page edges gilded.

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

Condition

Good, some wear at corners, be advised that all lots in this sale will exhibit some degree of wear due to age and/or handling

Starting Bid

$20.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 25%

BOOKS: (2) Vols '20s French Illustrated Children's

Estimate $40 - $60Mar 15, 2018