BOOKS: (7) Vols Felix Lorioux Illustrated 1946-56, 7 hardcover French titles, illustrated by Felix Lorioux (French, 1872-1964): 1) Bernard Roy. Le Buffon des Enfants. Volume II - Les Insectes de Chez Nous. Marcus, 1946. Binding loose. 2) Charles Robert-Dumas. Contes de Jade de Mere-Grand. Boivin et Cie. 1947. Eight color tipped-on plates. 3) Fables de la Fontaine. Marcus. 1949. Hardcover in jacket. 4) Fables de la Fontaine. Marcus. 1958. 5) Bernard Roy. Le Buffon des Enfants. Volume I - Les Oiseaux de Chez Nous. Marcus. 1956. 6) Bernard Roy. Le Buffon des Enfants. Volume III - Les Oiseaux de Exotiques. Marcus. 1954. 7) Bernard Roy. Le Buffon des Enfants. Volume V - Nos Oiseaux et leurs Nids. Marcus. 1956. 9"w x 9"h (smallest), 9.5"w x 12"h (largest).
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