Les Livres des Animaux [The Lives of Animals]

By: [Art Deco] Pierre Zenobel

Price: $125.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


4to, softcover, unpaginated. Approximately 20 drawings of animals, with poetic text in French. Zenobel was, among other things, an art deco travel poster artist -- “a new blue train to cote d’azur” is one of his more memorable posters. Member of the Union of Modern Artists, between 1925 and 1950 he created a fairly large number of posters, many under the name of Zeno. He devoted himself thereafter to painting. Condition: Good; Text block and illustrations NF, with light toning to title page and rear end paper; all plates fine. However, covers have ½” closed tear at top front; ½” open tear at bottom; several small nicks along spine; very light soiling to obverse; back panel toned with small stain at bottom.

Title: Les Livres des Animaux [The Lives of Animals]

Author Name: [Art Deco] Pierre Zenobel

Categories: Animals, Art, Design & Architecture, Children's Books, Illustrated Books,

Edition: 1st edition

Publisher: Paris: Editions de Cluny : 1930

Book Condition: Good

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: k200225j

Keywords: art deco, modernism