Daumier, Skira Color Prints

By: Daumier, Honoré

Price: $30.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very good

Folio (32 cm). Blue folder with gilt titling and full color print, "Coming out of School (1852)." Six full color, 24 x 30 cm prints by Daumier including "Coming Back from Market," "The Bath," "The Print Fanciers," "The Hurdy-Gurdy Players," "The Reader" and "The Third-class Compartment." Includes a brief essay on Doumier's artistry, notes on the plates and a chronology of his life. Printed in Switzerland by Skira Color Studios. Cover shows edge wear, fading and staining, plates in near fine condition with only minor wear at edges not effecting art. Skira became world famous for publishing original works by Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Man Ray, and the legendary magazine Minotaure directed by Andrè Breton and Paul Eluard. "The 1950s and 1960s stand out for the publisher’s great international success. The famous Grand Books are born, with their applied plates, reproduced and printed at unbelievably high standards." (Skira [dot] net)

Title: Daumier, Skira Color Prints

Author Name: Daumier, Honoré

Categories: Visual Arts,

Publisher: Cleveland, World Publishing Company: n.d. [ca. 1958]

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 28705