Germann Auctionhouse Zurich
Portfolios and Books, Lot 601-644
Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 06:00 pm

Impressionisten, Book. Theodore Duret. Histoire des Peintres Impressionnistes

Lot 613


Book. Theodore Duret. Histoire des Peintres Impressionnistes, 1906

Pissarro, Claude Monet, Sisley, Renoir, Berthe Morisot, Cézanne, Guillaumin. With engraved frontispiece, 5 (one of them in colors) original etching by C. Pissarro, P.-A. Renoir (2), P. Cézanne and A. Guillaumin and 1 one P. M. Roy by A. Sisley, several others, partially full-page or mounted) illustrationes.

Paris, H. Floury, 1906. 4°. [2] leaves, 208 pages, [3] leaves, Blue Morocco handbinding cover from the epoch with gold embossed title on the spine and gilt edges (signature Durvand; spine faded, corners slightly scuffed, cover slightly rubbed), original wrapper (slightly browned).

CHF1'000 / 1'500
EUR1'000 / 1'500
USD1'100 / 1'600

With the original prints by P.-A. Renoir, Femme nue assise and Femme nue couchée - Delteil 12 and 14, C. Pissarro, Les faneuses - Delteil 94/XII, A. Guillaumin, Vue prise de Saardam, Etching printed in colors and P. Cézanne, Portrait de Guillaumin and one etching after Sisley, Bords du Loing. - first edition. - On flyleaf with stamp signature of the bookbinder Lucien Durvand (1852-1924), co-founder of the "Syndicat des patrons-relieurs" in 1889. - Slightly browned. - Engraved exlibris.