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Marty A.-E., Bernard Tristan
Modes And Manners now Of Hui. 1919 (8 Year) : A.E.Marty
Abraxas, 1919. Condition: Like New. A PERFECT CONDITION. AN EXCEPTIONAL SOURCE. ONE COPY WITHOUT EQUIVALENT. ABSOLUTELY PERFECT CONDITION. AN EXCEPTIONAL ORIGIN. AN UNPRECEDENTED COPY. Magnificent copy of this shirt from the collection "Modes et Manners of Today", the publication of the best of the fashion of the beginning of the XXth century, by the artists having made it, at the height of their art. The project is led by Pierre Corrard, writer and editor of great talent. To accompany the artistic and clothing Révolution of the Roaring Twenties, he published, in 1912, a first shirt, with illustrations by Georges Lepape. In front of the reception given to this first publication, he decides, each year, to propose an identical shirt, with different authors and artists. In 1919, therefore, he asked AE Marty to produce a volume covering both the return of the soldiers and the madness, immediately later, which would animate the arts in all their forms: these were the famous Roaring Twenties. This shirt looks like all the others in the series: under a strong cardboard box, the first flat of which is stamped with only titles and years, with, in its center, a color illustration, the boards take place in a set of four flaps made of the same paper as that illustrating the counterguard, and whose motif was drawn by the artist making the 12 interior plates. The book, in sheets, begins with a title page with the cover illustration. Then come the pages offering the text, and, after the colophon, the 12 illustrated plates. Particular care is taken in the production of these plates, from t … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: abraxas-libris [Paris, France]
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