Item #2942 Denise. Raymond Radiguet, Juan Gris.
One of the 10 Roman Numbered Copies


Paris: Galerie Simon, 1926. Illustrated with 5 original lithographs by Juan Gris, one on the cover and 4 outside the text. First edition. One of the 10 copies numbered with Roman number. In original illustrated paper. Almost mint condition.

The Cubist painter Juan Gris "repeated Radiguet's image of Venus rising from the sea for the cover lithograph, but drew four still-life lithographs in his late Cubist style to embellish the interior of the book" (Stein, p. 66). Denise is one of five books Gris illustrated for his dealer. Kahnweiler.References: Artist & the Book 127; Chapon Kahnweiler p. 185; Rauch 101; Stein 83.

Price: €25,000.00

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