Jun 02, 2022 - Sale 2607

Sale 2607 - Lot 13

Price Realized: $ 5,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
Bochoráková-Dittrichová, Helena (1894-1980)
Z Mého Detství Drevoryty.

Prague: Obzina, 1929.

First edition, copy number 49 of 60 copies printed, signed by the artist in pencil on the title page, with a preface written by Arne Novák, the text consisting of ninety-four original woodcuts, the first graphic novel ever published by a woman; bound in publisher's half parchment with gold tooling on front board and gold lettering on the spine, this copy partially unopened, 6 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.