Verve. Vol. 1, Nos. 1-4.

Paris, 1938-1939. Miro; Matisse; Miro; Matisse. Publisher's cloth, original wrappers bound in, spine slightly faded and rubbed; one marginal tear from an untrimmed leaf, internally fine otherwise. American issue with Esquire/Coronet sticker on the title page, text in English. Issue 1 has a cover by Matisse, original lithographs by Léger, Miró, Rattner, and Borés, issue 2 contains two original lithographs each by Masson and Kandinsky with a cover by Braque, issue 3 has original lithographs by Chagall, Klee, Miro, and Derain, cover by Bonnard, issue 4 has four lithographs by Derain,one double-page by Matisse and covers by Roualt. From Ira Gershwin's library, with posthumous bookplate. Item #32079

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