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Price Realized: $9,375 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2497 Lot 111
BARBIER, GEORGE; and SCHMIED, FRANÇOIS-LOUIS. Personnages de Comédie. Text by Albert Flament. Illustrated throughout with color wood engravings by Schmied after Barbier, comprising half-title illustration, Harlequin vignette on title, 12 full- and 2 half-page plates, 22 four-line initials, tail-pieces, decorative devices within, and borders around the text, many heightened in silver and gold. Small folio, original wrappers featuring illustration withing metallic marbled background, very light toning to borders; usual offsetting to facing text leaves; custom gilt-lettered green board box. number 134 of 150 copies signed by barbier. Ritchie 11; Carteret IV: 157. Paris: Meynial, (1922)
Estimate $6,000 - 9,000Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $9,375