Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild). France - Objets d'Art - Collectors - Edouard De Rothschild - Bernard Palissy - Pottery.
Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)
Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)
Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)
Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)
Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)
Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)
Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)
Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)
Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)
Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)
Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)

Bernard Palissy et Son Ecole (Collection Edouard De Rothschild)

Paris, France: Au Pont Des Arts, 1952. F. 55 text pages + xxviii + 40 plates, fifteen in color, others black & white; each with its own titled and numbered tissue-guard and depicting the innovative ceramic work of the Huguenot craftsman potter Bernard Palissy (c. 1510 - 1589). Beautifully printed on Grand Velin d'Arches heavy paper in a limited edition, exemplaire No. 38 of 300. Text in French throughout; initial letters & ornaments in hand-applied pochoir color. Vie de Bernard Palissy par Germaine de Rothschild, L'art de Palissy et Catalogue par Serge Grandjean, Preface de Pierre Verlet; with references list. A large format production, color work by Daniel Jacomet and printed by Theo Schmied in Garamont. The box large and heavy, approx. 10 1/2 pounds with the shipping; approx. 13 1/4" x 18" size. heavy paper illustrated over-wrap with original glassine covers; these over the folded paper folios within and all contained in a heavy title-printed heavy cardstock clamshell box. Box worn and with old stains; still functional and protective of the contents; a little spotting on title page and the very edge of a couple of the pages; the plates and text very good and in overall very good condition, a handsome production. Item #25040

Price: $250.00