05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00PMCalender

Verve: Revue Artistique et Littéraire

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM


Verve: Revue Artistique et Littéraire,

volume VII, numbers 27 & 28, 1952, including lithographs by Georges Braque (French, 1882-1963), Marc Chagall (French/Russian, 1887-1985), Alberto Giacometti (Swiss, 1901-1966), Fernand Léger (French, 1881-1955), Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954), and Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983). Some signed within the matrix, all identified in the table of contents. 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 in. (36.0 x 26.5 cm), in a board binding.
Condition: Wear to cover and breaks to binding, subtle toning to pages near edges.
Estimate $500-700

The volume is complete with all of its original lithographs. The pages are gently toned, and some have staining, primarily along their upper edges. There is wear to the binding and edges of the covers.


Alberto Giacometti, Georges Braque, Henri Matisse, Marc Chagall