Gordon Press, 1938, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First
LIONEL S. REISS. My Models Were Jews, A Painter's Pilgrimage to Many Lands, New York: Gordon Press, 1938. Quarto, No. 933 of an edition of 1,200, pp. 143, gray cloth boards with blue stamped lettering to spine and front, blue cityscape on front, monochrome and tinted illustration using paintings, etchings, drawings and watercolors, signed by Reiss on the limitation page. Publishing as the Holocaust was unfolding, Reiss unknowingly created a record of a world that would soon disappear. Condition of this book: Cloth perished at spine ends, edges age-toned, on the whole very good. Special Limited Edition, first issue in this format. Size: Quarto. 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: 1-2 kilos. Category: Art & Design; 1930s; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54661.