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Au Travers de la Sorcière by Jules Michelet ( illus Edouard PASTOR )

Artists and Livres d'Artistes > PASTOR
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Paris. Au dépens de l'Artiste, 1962. In-Folio. Privately published ''Livre d'artiste'', the text, finely executed in a calligraphic print, taken from Jules Michelet's 'La Sorcière' published in 1862. With 11 very original full-page copper engravings by Edouard Pastor. The front cover designed specially for this work by Jean Cocteau with sketches in blue in his inimitable style. Limited edition of 170 copies - this copy No. 65, signed by the artist. Unbound, as issued, in printed wraps, card chemise and slipcase. Spine of the chemise has a little foxing at the edges; else a fine copy throughout. ** Illustré de 11 dessins hors-texte, gravés au burin sur cuivre, de Edouard Pastor. La couverture est illustrée par un dessin en bleu de Jean Cocteau conçu spécialement pour ce livre. Tirage à 170 exemplaires, tous signés par l'artiste sur la page du colophon joliment calligraphié comme tout le texte. Notre exemplaire porte le numéro 65. Un très beau livre d'artiste, présenté en feuilles sous couverture rempliée et double emboîtage (quelques rousseurs au dos)
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