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Robert, Philippe
Feuilles d’automne.
Bienne, Ph. Robert Ried & Neuchâtel, Delachaux & Niestlé, 1909, pp. 45, (2), 18 mounted colour-plates of leaves after paintings by Philippe Robert, each with captions in decorative borders in colour on tissue guards, large oblong folio (485 x 365 mm), uncut, endpapers in colour, decorated cloth in colour with bevelled edges (slightly soiled and spine-ends carefully restored). Edition limited to probably ca. 1000 numbered copies, of which this no. 644. Unobtrusive numerals, inscription and faint stamp. Nice copy.
€ 1.100
Magnificent publication and one of the most important contributions of the Swiss Art nouveau style. The letter font by Eugène Grasset. Printing in colour with ornamental borders, initials, vignettes, etc.
* Blunt p. 258 (not mentioning this work).