MAGAZINES (8) Vintage L'ILLUSTRATION, SKETCH Etc, 3 issues of French magazine L'Illustration: Noel Number, 1933. 11 x 15 inches. With all 29 tipped-on color plates present. Loose in binder. Noel Number, 1940. 11 x 15 inches. With all 16 tipped-on color plates present. Clamped in binder. Noel Number, 1941. 11 x 15 inches. With all 14 tipped-on color plates present, including sections on Morisot and Manet. Clamped in binder. 1 issue Fortune Magazine. September 1936. 11 x 14 inches. Double-page color spread on the expanding empire of Japan. 4 issues British magazine "The Sketch" 1951 - April 11 and 25, May 9 and 23. 8 3/4 x 12 inches. Loose in binder. Also includes several loose pages such as a Vanity Fair cover from 1917.
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