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Fontaine, Jean de la (1621-1695) and Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Selected Fables, Signed by Artist and Translator.

Auction:
2865B
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2865B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Fontaine, Jean de la (1621-1695) and Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Selected Fables, Signed by Artist and Translator.
New York: Quadrangle Press, 1948.
First edition, in publisher's binding and original dust jacket, signed by Calder and translator Eunice Clark on ffep, 12 x 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Eunice Clark, Fontaine, Jean de, Alexander Calder, Braniff, Calder, Dust jacket, Fables, Kinetic art, La Fontaine's Fables

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