WEGENER COLOUR PLATES IN LIMITED EDITION IN HALF CRUSHED MOROCCO
GAUTIER. Theophile. WEGENER, Gerda, (Illustrator) ~ Fortunio
Paris: Briffaut, 1934
Half crushed morocco, 9 inches tall. An elegant binding with gilt raised bands, gilt tooled panels and top edge. 16 wonderful colour plates by Gerda Wegener, the celebrated Danish painter and illustrator, subject of the film 'The Danish Girl'. This copy is number 187 of a limited edition of 392 copies. Very slight offsetting otherwise a pristine copy in its original slip case.