PISSARRO, LUCIEN. Notes on the Eragny Press, and a Letter to J.B. Manson.



8vo. paper-covered spine with decorated paper-covered boards. viii, 50, (2) pages. Edited with a Supplement by Alan Fern. First edition, limited to 500 copies. The Cambridge Christmas Book for 1957 (Crutchley p.29). Reprints of two pieces by Pissarro concerning his press that had not been printed before, a two page preface by Brooke Crutchley and the Supplement by Fern. Containing 11 illustrations produced from the original blocks that were given to Cambridge by Pissarro’s widow. Four of the illustrations are in full color, one heightened by gold. End-papers spotted. Orovida PIssarro’s copy with her wood-engraved bookplate.

Item details

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Format: Boards.
Date: 1957
Place: Cambridge
Condition: Very Good
Book ID: 026888

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