Lot 166: (DESIGN.) Benedictus, [Édouard]. Relais 1930.
December 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: (DESIGN.) Benedictus, [Édouard]. Relais 1930. 15 vivid pochoir plates printed by Jean Saudé, featuring 42 graphic designs, 478x375mm; 14 3/4x18 3/4 inches, sheets, full margins. Folio, title, text leaf by Yvanhoe Rambosson and plates loose as issued in modern custom tan linen portfolio with cloth ties; plates bright with occasional light marginal foxing; plates 10,11, and 14 with usual rubbing to thick opaque color borders. brightly colored pochoirs of the great textile designer''s last work, published posthumously. Paris: Éditions Vincent, Fréal et Cie., 1930