Lot n° 32
1200 - 1500
CLARETIE (Jules). The flag. Paris, Calman... - Lot 32 - Paris Enchères - Collin du Bocage
CLARETIE (Jules). The flag. Paris, Calman Lévy, 1886. In-12, morocco with 3 bands blue, white and red, spine ribbed, gilt edges, inner border with the 3 colors, red moire endpapers, double marbled paper endpapers, covers preserved, untrimmed, gilt edges (Marius Michel).
Edition illustrated with a frontispiece and 12 in-text vignettes by Paul Adolphe Kauffmann, etched by Clapès.
Edition at 225 copies on vellum.
Copy n° 1 and unique: it is enriched with 13 original drawings, and the engravings are in 6 to 8 states and on various papers (various sizes).
It also contains an autograph bill from the author to his publisher, mounted on tab, concerning this title.
Ex-libris Silvan Brunschwig-Drager (Geneva, 1955, II, n°379).
Small rubs on the boards, spine slightly faded.
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