Harlem As Seen By Hirschfeld
Hyperion Press, 1941. Illustrated by Al Hirschfeld. Limited Numbered Edition. Cloth. Very Good+ / Fine Custom Clamshell Box. Item #2310
A spectacular Limited Numbered Edition with 24 original lithographs by Al Hirschfeld and signed in the plate by the artist with a beautiful custom clamshell case. Numbered 765 of only 1000 limited edition copies. With a 6-page introduction by William Saroyan. Of the 24 original lithographs, 19 depict Harlem residents, and 6 depect Balinese dancers. All are bright and colorful. The book is in near fine condition but for light soiling and toning to the covers and touches throughout the book. The cloth spine has been professionally repaired and the original spine laid down. The lithographs are all in beautiful condition although the glue on the left margin of some has darkened. The book measures 18" high by 14" wide. The new clamshell box custom made for this book is beautiful with light tan linen accented with dark brown. The spine has gold titling for the title, author and publisher. A beautiful set.
Price: $3,300.00 other currencies