Chez Devambez, Softcover (with flaps), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First
GUY ARNOUX. Vieille Marine en Douze Images, Paris: Chez Devambez, 1920. Folio of loose plates measuring about 33x27cm, No. 373 of an edition of 500, 12 color plates with text leaves by Claude Farrere, text in French. Ex-library with discard stamp on preliminary leaf. Soon after this naval folio was published, Arnoux was named official painter of the French Navy. He was a prolific book illustrator specializing in military themes. Condition of this item: Covers poor, falling apart. Leaves and artwork fine. Special Limited Edition, first issue in this format. Size: Large Folio (bigger than A3). Text is in French. 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: Under 1 kilo. Category: Ships & the Sea; France; 1900-1920; French Language; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54590.