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BOOK: 903 La Femme et Le Pantin Fine Binding, Pierre Louys. La Femme Et Le Pantin. Hardcover. 6 3/4 x 9 1/4 inches. LÉdition De L'Art. H. Piazza & Cie. Paris. 1903. Illustrations de P. Roig. Decoration de Riom. Numbered 32 of an edition of 300. Elaborate leather tooled and gilt binding by The Club Bindery/Leon Maillard. Silk front endpaper. Color plates and additional black and white plates. Bookplates of Robert Hoe and C.L.F. Robinson.

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


Good, minor peeling of leather to spine, be advised that all lots in this sale will exhibit some degree of wear due to age and/or handling

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BOOK: 903 La Femme et Le Pantin Fine Binding

Estimate $300 - $500Mar 15, 2018
Boonton, NJ, USA