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ALBUM OF 62 ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTINGS PRIMARILY OF OF ASTRONOMICAL , AERONAUTICAL, FANTASY AND LANDSCAPE THEMES
France. Fine. Fine leather bound volume likely from the 1960s with gilt rules, decorations. The 62 unique original watercolor paintings on thin board are tipped to heavy sheets. There are one or two images tipped recto only per sheet. The images vary from 5.5 by 3.7 in. to 3.6 by 5.3 in. The colors are vibrant. Each watercolor is a separate jewel. The artist is not identified. The purpose of the watercolors--childrens' book or ??--is not indicated. & As examples the first six images are:1) a seashore with dragons and prehistoric birds; 2) silhouette of a man looking over the sea skyward at shooting stars; 3) a Renaissance or earlier man with a ladder to a planet; 4)a sundial on a brick wall; 5) a man crawling through a hole in the stars to see beyond; 6) a skydiver. & A wonderful unique volume with superbly drafted and colored original images.
      [Bookseller: By The Book, LC ABAA-ILAB]
Last Found On: 2013-07-20           Check availability:      Biblio    

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