(Skira, Albert) COLLECTION PERSONNELLE ROSABIANCA ET ALBERT SKIRA
Vente aux enchères Le mercredi 19 mai 1999 à 14.30 heures (Lots I à 200) Genève Christie's (International) 1999 4to. stiff paper wrappers (iii), 127 + (3) pages 200 items are listed in this catalogue. Albert Skira was a magazine publisher, known for Minotaure which was published through 1939. Andre Breton produced many works for Skira's periodical and several items in this catalogue were done by him. Minor wear to the corners of the book. Price: $ 15.00
Order nr. 91670
(Whittington Press) MATRIX 16.
Herefordshire Whittington Press 1996 4to. limp boards, dust jacket. (vi), 203, (3) pages. Limited to 925 copies. Filled with tipped in plates, photographs and samples of private press items. Some of the articles in this issue are "The Hammersmith Hot-house" by John Dreyfus, "Making a Visible Spirit" by Dan Carr, "Cave Paper" by Bridget O'Malley and Amanda Degener, "Borders designed by Edward Bawden" by Michael Johnson, "Weather Bird and Disney" by Vance Gerry, "The Wood engravings of Joan Hassall" by Ruari McLean, "David Kindersley" by Lottie Hoare, "The Story of a Book, Illustrations by Henri Matisse" by Albert Skira, "Merle Armitage" by Ward Ritchie and many others. Includes a review of press books published in 1995 by David Chambers. Minor wear at head of spine. Price: $ 150.00
Order nr. 46634