ONE OF ONLY 100 COPIES WITH
[VERTÈS, MARCEL]. ROGER-MARX, CLAUDE.
Variations: Drawings, water colors, etchings and lithographs by
"And if Vertes's
drawings... are certain not to become antiquated or, more exactly, to do
so gracefully, it is because, behind this modern 'new look' and these
superficial changes, the philosopher and the poet have never ceased to
stress, in man, in woman- united or apart, aroused or tender- in every
living thing, and in every sight, what is most universal, most fixed and
EDITION, DELUXE ISSUE, ONE OF ONLY 100 COPIES with an original
lithograph signed by Vertès laid in (out of a total edition of 1000).
With an additional 115 illustrations printed on various colored paper.
Text by Claude Roger-Marx.
Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society, (1961). Folio, original
illustrated boards, original dust jacket. A fine copy in fine
price-clipped dust jacket. Scarce. $1600.
additional images (first is
the signed lithograph):