Le Joaillier Léon Devos, 63 rue de Namur, Bruxelles, Succursale 71, Digue de Mer, Ostende. Brussels, Guy Onkelink, (1924).
. Small 4to. Pp. (40). With ten colour plates of sophisticated jewellery and watches, six colour allegorical plates, and one b/w full-page plate. Publisher's brown card wrappers, front cover with graceful embossed decoration, printed in pastel blue and brown, silk cord. First and only edition of this stylish Art Deco catalogue by the prominent Belgian jeweller. Divided into sections by type of stone: diamond, pearl, sapphire, ruby, and emerald accompanied by photographic illustrations. Each section is prefaced with a symbolic coloured plate by Lawrence Sterne Stevens. He was an American-born artist who lived and worked as an illustrator in Brussels between 1924 and 1937. A refined Art Deco catalogue in perfect condition. Not in Pages d'or de l'édition publicitaire.
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Book number: 120886
€ 1100.00 [Appr.: US$ 1315.25 | £UK 984 | JP¥ 137272]
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