Lot n° 85
2000 - 3000
Result with fees
: 1 580EUR
Jazz. Paris, Tériade éditeur, 1947. In-4 (246 x 190 mm) of 4 ff.n.ch. of text, 2 double-page colour plates from the original stencils; original publisher's wallet with title.
See Hommage à Tériade, pp. 125-130 & Andel, in: Avant-Garde Page Design, p.348.
First edition of the rare prospectus, published on the occasion of the launch of Jazz in 1947.
"This booklet contains the full text, the reproduction of one of the pages and two of the twenty plates of Henri Matisse's manuscript book "Jazz", produced by Tériade for Les Éditions Verve" (Gerd
Hatje, introduction, vignette printed and pasted on the back plate).
The two plates reproduce the "knife thrower" and "Pierrot's funeral" plates.
Slightly discoloured pouch, otherwise beautiful copy of this rare prospectus.
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