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Contes Fantastiques

Andre Villeboeuf
375 EUR (€)
1944
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Illustrated book, a beautiful, haunting livre d'artiste illustrated with 22 original aquatints by Andre Villeboeuf, 16 of which are full-page and hors-texte
34.3 x 26.7 x 0 cm
From a total edition of 230 copies, this is one of 195 copies beautifully printed (by Daragnes) on fine Lana wove paper
Folio. Loose as issued in original wraps. Fine and bright, with no defects. In the original board chemise and slipcase.
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Paris: Editions de la Galerie Charpentier / Daragnes, 1944. The artist wrote extensively about Goya, and we see Goya's influence both in the technique (aquatints with subtle shades, derived from multiple bitings) and in the subject matter (surreal beasts, the occult).

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Andre Villeboeuf is a French illustrator, painter, aquarellist, engraver, writer and decorator of French theater best known for his surrealist engravings.Read More

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