by Lebel, Robert; Marcel Duchamp; Andre Breton; H. P. Roche
London: Trianon Press, 1959. [vi], 192 pages including a bibliography and an index. Original hardcover binding with minimal shelfwear. The original unclipped dustjacket, complete with original price (4 and a half guineas, net) intact, with chipping to the top of the spine and the front panel, and moderate shelfwear; protected in archival mylar. Contains 129 black-and-white gravure illustrations of artworks, 6 tipped-in color plates, the tipped-in frontispiece has been printed by the collotype and stencil process, involving 21 applications of color by hand; additionally illustrated with 50 black-and-white gravure photographs. Contains chapters by Andre Breton and H.P. Roche and a Catalogue raisonne. Marcel Duchamp personally supervised the design and production of this publication. The text is clean and unmarked. First edition.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine condition/Very good condition (DJ). Quarto (4to). (Inventory #: 017398)
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