Franco Maria Ricci, 1972, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First
ROLAND BARTHES. Erte, Parma: Franco Maria Ricci, 1972 Tall folio, No. 1002 of an edition of 2000, pp. 181, black silk-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine and front, color print mounted on front, color illustration tipped in, housed in black clamshell box in the usual Ricci design, with blue stock for the text and color plates. In his introduction, Ricci refers to Erte as the "inventor of modern woman." Gorgeous graphics here. Condition of this book: Minor scuffing to rear cover, clamshell box sunned at edges, all else fine. Special Limited Edition, first issue in this format. Size: Large Folio (bigger than A3). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Fashion, Fabrics & Style; 1970s; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54203.