Dec 01, 2016 - Sale 2433

Sale 2433 - Lot 26

Price Realized: $ 5,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
(CURIOSA.) Bragenell, Pierre. Douze Quatrains. 12 brightly colored and detailed erotic pochoirs attributed to Gerda Wegener with her trademark black mask in the foreground of each image. 4to, 20th-century marbled boards with gilt-lettered green calf spine label; original wrappers bound in, contents clean and bright. Paris: Cythère of Aux dépens d'un Amateur, 19230 [sic] i.e. 1930

Additional Details

number 77 of 150 copies, inscribed and initialed by bragenell on colophon "Ces quatrains se rapportent a une suite d'aquarelles, publiee en 1917 et intitulee `Les delassements d'Eros'"--Pia 1123-24.