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LYDIS, MARIETTE (ILL.) / GODOY, ARMAND: - Les Litanies de la Vierge. Paris, A. Blaizot et Fils, 1934.

. Large 4to. Comprises 48 exquisite lithographs by Mariette Lydis illustrating the poems by Armand Godoy. As issued in loose folded sheets, a separate part for each poem, the lithographs are protected by tissue guards. Original folder and paper box, both covered with gold paper, with some light wear. Limited edition of 130 copies, of which this is no. 55 of 115 printed on "papier de Rives au filigrane de la Vierge". The beautiful and delicate lithographs are pochoir coloured and heightened with gold by Jean Saud. Mariette Lydis gives an interesting and expressive interpretation of the Blessed Virgin Mary through devotional, sensitive, imaginary and symbolic images. Her illustrations in this work have been highly praised and the lithographs were exhibited at an exhibition at the Salon d'Automne in 1930. Carteret IV, 187.
EUR 1600.00 [Appr.: US$ 1929.88 | £UK 1382.25 | JP 206719] Booknumber: 120845

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Total: EUR 1600.00 [Appr.: US$ 1929.88 | £UK 1382.25 | JP 206719]
 

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