Oct 11, 2012 - Sale 2289

Sale 2289 - Lot 46

Price Realized: $ 4,800
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000
(BAKST, LÉON.) Réau, Louis; et al. Inedited Works of Bakst. 30 full-page plates, many vibrantly hand-colored heightened in gold and silver, with lettered tissue guards; tipped-in color illustrations and numerous printed black-and-white illustrations, of costume and set designs. Folio, original cloth-backed color pictorial boards; foxing to gutters of preliminaries, heaviest on title and facing page, scattered, light, and mostly marginal elsewhere; hand-colored pictorial dust jacket, unevenly toned, few chips and light edgewear; patterned board chemise. first american edition. number 26 of 600 copies. (New York: Brentano's, 1927)