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73 1251 Léger F Cendrars B
73 1251 Léger F  Cendrars B
73 1251 Léger F  Cendrars B
73/1251 [Léger, F.]. Cendrars, B. La Fin du Monde filmée par l'Ange N.-D. Paris, Éditions de la Sirène, 1919, 1st ed., (59)p., (pochoir-)coloured bookdecoration by FERNAND LÉGER, printed in 1225 numb. copies (1200), orig. dec. wr., sm. folio.

- Htitle sl. yellowed. Wr. yellowed and professionally doubled w. stiff paper (as in all copies we traced). Very fine copy.

= Monod 2395; Carteret V, p.41; Skira 197; Andel, Avant-Garde Page Design 1900-1950 p.99-100; P. van Capelleveen a.o., Voices and Visions. The Koopman Collection and the Art of the French Book p.26f; Bolliger IV,249, V,78 and VI,425: "Ein Hauptwerk des frühen Cendrars, dem Léger von seinen bedeutendsten Illustrationen (Collagen und Typocollagen) widmete. Ein Markstein des modernen illustrierten Buches, in welchem Typographie und Illustration zu vollkommener Einheit verschmelzen." SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXXII.

€ (2.000-3.000) 2000