Edition de Luxe with chromolithographed frontispiece, 4 etchings and 2 hand-coloured plates, other plates and illustrations , extra-illustrated with tipped-in A.L.s. from the author, 2 states of an etched portrait of him and other portraits and plates featuring cats, many engraved, occasional light spotting or offsetting, from the library of Robert Hoe with his book-label, bound in contemporary green morocco with a semé of cat motifs stamped in gilt, by Chambolle-Duru, spine gilt in compartments with cat motifs and five raised bands, inner gilt dentelles with red brocade endpapers, t.e.g., others uncut, spine faded and a little rubbed, upper joint cracked, preserved in modern cloth drop-front box. With the first printing of the Manet etching ” Le chat et les fleurs ” (Guerin 53).
Format: Fine binding in drop-box.
Edition: Fifth edition.
Condition: Very Good
Book ID: 022519