New York: Richard L. Grossman. Very Good. 1963. Limited/Numbered Edition. Softcover. Limited edition numbered 56/300 copies. An unpaginated collection of the images of Gladys, a buxom nude, that industrial designer Henry Dreyfuss (1904-1972) drew to entertain his friends. From the introduction by Stanley Marcus, president of Neiman Marcus: "A few of us, though, thought it would be a birthday present to gather a collection of his 'Gladys' drawings in the possession of his friends across the nation and to publish them in book form." An artistic commentary is given by Aline B. Saarinen. Laid in are three original signed drawings on Dreyfuss' letterhead for photographer Nickolas Muray, and the book is inscribed by Dreyfuss to Nick and his wife Peggy on the title page. Only four copies found on OCLC. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 48 pp; Signed by Author . (Inventory #: 010607)
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