L'apres-midi d'un Faune - HENRI VAN STRATEN
Medium: linocuts with added hand-coloring by the artist
HENRI VAN STRATEN
Linocuts with added hand-coloring by the artist, 1918, Raskin page 119, edition 25. each approx. 6 1/4 x 4 3/ Signed on the title page in pencil and also numbered "19". This is the rare complete series of seven linocuts with the original cover as issued. Fine condition. Full margins. Each print is hand-colored by the artist. This is the first block book series done by van Straten and it was inspired by Stephane Mallarme (1842-1898). Complete sets are quite rare today. Very few sets were hand-colored. Illustrated here is one of the seven images.
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