Lot 379: HENRI TOULOUSE-LAUTREC... 2 Vols. 2 orig drypoints
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri] Maurice Joyant. HENRI TOULOUSE-LAUTREC 1864-1901. 2 Vols. Paris: H. Floury, 1926-1927. 4to. Modern cloth with leather spine labels. 106 plates, including the 2 original drypoint etchings issued with the regular edition: Charles Morin (1898) facing Vol I, p170, and Portrait de Monsieur X, at Vol II, p144. This does not have the additional drypoints included with the De Luxe edition, but the texture of the paper is typical of early 20th Century limited editions. ++ Vol I: , 307,  pp,  plates in Vol I (1 orig drypoint facing p170, color front wrap, 8 other color plates, and 48 other plates). Of the 8 color reproductions in Vol I, 1 is tipped on and is now loose. The other color plates not tipped to mounts. ++ Vol II: , 281,  pp,  plates (1 orig drypoint, color front wrap, 11 color plates, and 35 other plates). Vol II also contains 3 one-page illustrations that have blank versos but are on the same stock as the text leaves and not included on the plate list, which are not included among the 48 listed above. Also many text illustrations. In Vol II, many of the b/w plates are in varying shades of green. 8.8 Lb.