first edition Original Wraps
Paris: Editions De La Maison d'Art. Original Wraps. Collectible; Very Good. Beautiful late 19th/early 20th century French fashion magazine. The first 13 (of 20) issues. All in lovely, VG+ to Near Fine condition. Bright pictorial wrappers, loosely-bound plates, as issued. Each volume ("fascicule") with 4 handcolored, dry-point etchings by Henri Boutet. All plates beautifully preserved, in sumptuous color. Tissue-guards to each plate. An elegant, fin-de-siecle celebration of 19th century Parisian fashion.
(Inventory #: 3052)