Lautrec on Lautrec: 128 Reproductions in Color, First U.S. Ed., 1964, VG

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Huisman, P., M.G. Dortu. New York: The Viking Press, 1964.
English, First U.S. Edition, Near Fine Hardcover folio, 12" x 10 1/2", 274 pp.

Very Good folio, green cloth over boards, Lautrec's facsimile signature in red to front panel, red title to spine, pictorial dustjacket, comes in unmarked cardboard sleeve. Text in English by Phillippe Huisman and M.G. Dortu, 128 full-color tipped in plates, black-and-white photographs and drawings throughout. Some foxing to front panel only, dust jacket has staining in two places over title, still legible, mild edge wear to top, faint smudging to front, now protected by a paper-backed brodart sleeve. Clean interior, square, tightly bound. Includes extensive biography, maps indicating cafes and theaters that Lautrec frequented, Catalogue of Graphic Works, and Chronology of Works. Printed with care by Societé d'éditions EDITA, Lausanne. A handsome volume with striking reproductions and attractive design, demonstrating the full arc of the artist's prolific career.