Sale: 359 / Rare Books including Marine Art, Nov. 16./17. 2009 in Hamburg Lot 89

 
Honoré de Balzac - Eugénie Grandet, 1913.


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Honoré de Balzac
Eugénie Grandet, 1913.
Estimate:
€ 1,200 / $ 1,392
Sold:
€ 1,560 / $ 1.809

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Balzac, H. de, Eugénie Grandet. Nouvelle édition. With 30 orig. etchings in colours by P. Brissaud as well as 1 second series of the prints with remarques. Paris, Blaizot & Kieffer 1913. Contemp. handbound coarse-grained morocco (signed "David") with triple gilt fillet borders on both boards, rich gilt tooling, gilt inside borders as well as contemp. pastedowns in green and gold and gilt edges. 4to.
Monod 820. - Mahé I, 113. - Carteret IV, 52: "Très intéressante publication, surtout recherchée en grand papier". - Talvart/Place I, 159, 44E. - From the collection éclectique. - 1 of 20 numb. copies of the de-luxe edition, with a second series of all prints (complete print run 250). - Title in red and black. Copy with the orig. wrapper with title and vignette in blue bound in. Clean and broad-margined de-luxe print on better paper, from the workshop of P. Herissey in Evreux. - One of the main works of Honoré de Balzac from his Comédie Humaine. - Fine and well-preserved copy in a decorative and excellently made contemp. master binding.
1 of 20 numb. copies of the de-luxe edition, with a second series of all prints (complete print run 250) of one of the main works by Honoré de Balzac from his comédie humaine in contemp. handbound coarse-grained morocco (signed "David") with triple gilt fillet borders on both boards, rich gilt tooling, gilt inside borders as well as contemp. pastedowns in green and gold and gilt edges. With 30 orig. etchings in colours by P. Brissaud as well as 1 second series of the prints with remarques. Copy with the orig. wrapper with title and vignette in blue bound in. Clean and broad-margined de-luxe print on better paper, from the workshop of P. Herissey in Evreux. - Fine and well-preserved copy.




89
Honoré de Balzac
Eugénie Grandet, 1913.
Estimate:
€ 1,200 / $ 1,392
Sold:
€ 1,560 / $ 1.809

(incl. 20% surcharge)