Mese a bútorokról és a kis fiúról. Ezt a mesét az én fiamnak ajándékozom. [Tale About the Furniture and the Little Boy. I Give This Tale To My Son.]. Anna Lesznai.
Mese a bútorokról és a kis fiúról. Ezt a mesét az én fiamnak ajándékozom. [Tale About the Furniture and the Little Boy. I Give This Tale To My Son.].
Mese a bútorokról és a kis fiúról. Ezt a mesét az én fiamnak ajándékozom. [Tale About the Furniture and the Little Boy. I Give This Tale To My Son.].
Mese a bútorokról és a kis fiúról. Ezt a mesét az én fiamnak ajándékozom. [Tale About the Furniture and the Little Boy. I Give This Tale To My Son.].
Mese a bútorokról és a kis fiúról. Ezt a mesét az én fiamnak ajándékozom. [Tale About the Furniture and the Little Boy. I Give This Tale To My Son.].
Beautiful Art Nouveau Children's Book

Mese a bútorokról és a kis fiúról. Ezt a mesét az én fiamnak ajándékozom. [Tale About the Furniture and the Little Boy. I Give This Tale To My Son.].

Gyoma: Kner Izidor. 1918. Eight coloured full page illustration and two text illustrations by Lesznai. First edition. Presentation copy inscribed by the author to Gyula Ortutay. In publisher’s half cloth, with illustrated cardboard panels. 43, (1) p. Binding somewhat rubbed, few light stains on front cover. Otherwise in fine condition.

Presentation copy of the first edition of Anna Lesznai’s fairy tale, printed by the Kner bibliophil publisher.

The book was printed as a series of three children’s book in the same format (one them is by “Testvérország” by Béla Balázs). Illustrated by the author, in her unique Hungarian art nouveau style.

Inscribed by Lesznai in 1938 to Gyula Ortutay (1910 – 1978) a Hungarian ethnographer and politician, who served as Minister of Religion and Education in Hungary between 1947 and 1950.

Anna Lesznai (1885–1960) was a Hungarian painter, graphic artist, poet and writer. She was member of the post-impressionist avant-garde art movement “The Eight” (A Nyolcak). Considered as one of the most outstanding Hungarian poets of the 20th century.

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