Lot 504: Cloches de Noël et de Pâques. 1900
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: ALPHONSE MUCHA (1860-1939) Size: 11 5/8 x 8 1/4 in./29.5 x 21 cm Imp. F. Champenois, Paris Written by Emile Gebhardt, this volume consists of a trio of medieval tales associated with both Christmas and Easter. Mucha created eighty dreamlike illustrations in delicate pastels and metallics for the book, similar in style to illuminated manuscripts of the Medieval era. This is #213 of 252 copies.
Condition Report: Overall excellent condition, with very slight wear to cover & spine.
Dimensions: 11 5/8 x 8 1/4 in./29.5 x 21 cm
Artist or Maker: ALPHONSE MUCHA (1860-1939)