Sale: 482 / Rare Books, May 27. 2019 in Hamburg Lot 215

 
215
Robert Delaunay
Allo! Paris!, 1926.
Estimate:
€ 1,500 / $ 1,650
Sold:
€ 1,476 / $ 1.623

(incl. 23% surcharge)
Lot description
Joseph Delteil
Allo! Paris! Paris, Édition des Quatre-Chemins 1926.

Erste Ausgabe des einzigen von Delaunay illustrierten Werkes, in Text und Bild eine Liebeserklärung an Paris.

1 von 300 numerierten Exemplaren auf Papier d'Arches. - "Whereas some of the lithographs are straightforward pictorial views of Paris, others, such as the Eiffel Tower and St. Séverin, are tensely Cubist in character, recalling Delaunay's paintings of these subjects in 1900-12" (Artist and the Book). - "Allo! Paris! represented Delaunay's most extensive involvement as a book illustrator." (Logan Collection)

EINBAND: Orig.-Broschur, in Pappschuber. 28,5 : 23 cm. - ILLUSTRATION: Mit 20 Orig.-Lithographien von Robert Delaunay. - ZUSTAND: Brosch. mit Randeinrissen, Rücken erneuert. Ansonsten sauberes und unbeschnittenes Exemplar.

LITERATUR: Monod 3581. - Mahé I, 669. - Carteret V, 62. - Skira 60. - The Artist and the Book 72. - Logan Coll. 53. - Mellby S. 176. - Arnold 627.

First edition of the only illustrated work by Delaunay. With 20 orig. lithographs. Orig. wrappers, in slipcase. - Untrimmed and clean copy. Wrappers with marginal tears, spine renewed. All in all good and clean copy.

215
Robert Delaunay
Allo! Paris!, 1926.
Estimate:
€ 1,500 / $ 1,650
Sold:
€ 1,476 / $ 1.623

(incl. 23% surcharge)