Lot 87: Odilon Redon. Charles Baudelaire Les Fleurs du Mal with 9 engravings by Redon.
October 27, 2016
Reston, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Odilon Redon. Charles Baudelaire Les Fleurs du Mal with 9 engravings by Redon. Calmann Levy Editeur, Paris, 1894. Preface by Theophile Gautier with a frontispiece of Baudelaire portraits. The complete work, definitive edition, of Les Fleurs du Mal including 9 engravings by Odilon Redon interpreting Baudelaire poems ( Ref: Mellerio, 198-206). The engravings were added to the book by the previous owner. Very rare edition, rebound hard cover, in 1/3 brown leather, including spine and corners, over marbled paper board, with the original soft cover preserved inside.
Condition Report: Very good condition. Complete condition report on request as well extra pictures.
Artist or Maker: Odilon Redon - Charles Baudelaire