First edition of this bizarre text by Emmanuel Looten, illustrated with SEVEN FULL-PAGE HORS-TEXTE ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS BY KAREL APPEL: four in full color, two printed in black on a red background, and one printed in black on a white background. Folio. Loose as issued in original wraps (with additional full-page lithographs on the front and back), board chemise (a bit worn), and slipcase. FINE AND BRIGHT. One of the greatest--and rarest--illustrated books of the CoBrA movement.
Karel Appel was a Dutch painter and a sculptor who developed many abstract concepts during the key periods of his country's modern art history.Read More