MENEBREA, Henri, DREVET, Joanny.

Au seuil des Alpes de Savoie, Combe de Savoie,

£2,250

Au seuil des Alpes de Savoie, Combe de Savoie,
Albertville, Conflans, Val d’Arly, Beaufort, Tarentaisem introduction de Antoine Borrel sénateur de Savoie.
Didier & Richard, Grenoble, 1936.

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Description

There were 20 copies (numbered 1-20) issued on Japan paper which also included a series of 20 etchings on BFK and 5 colour proofs and an original drawing. Another 20 copies numbered 21-40 were issued with five coloured plates and an original drawing,This copy is one of the 360 copies numbered 41-400 on BFK Rives.

Illustrations include views of Miolans Castle, Albertville, The Arly and Charvin, Conflans, Val d’Isere, the mountains of the Tarentaise, the Tignes, Val d’Isere and Mont Blanc.

Description

Folio (40 x 29 cm), limited edition to 400 copies, numbered 123 on the limitation page, pp. xxi, 40 plates, including 20 etchings (37.5 x 28 cm) by the artist Joanny Drevet all housed loose, publisher’s printed wrappers, decorated slipcase; a fine copy of this scarce mountaineering work.

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Stock ID: 83512