PAUL GAUGUIN 1848-1903
Paris: G. CrËs et Cie, 1925. Second edition. 8vo. Handsomely rebound in quarter navy leather over marbled boards; red leather label and artist pallette vignette to spine. Striking Art Deco octopus-themed endpapers. Edges speckled. Joints well-rubbed, though sound, with some chipping. Shelfwear to board edges. Very good overall. (Item ID: 11050)
Second edition (after the limited edition of 1906) of this important, early, and well-researched biography of the painter. 264pp, with eight plates reproducing the artist's work. In French.