Alphonse Mucha Alfons Mucha Original Limited Edition Book 1925 1 of 200 Numbered Copies. A beautiful artists book titled Attack of the Sea, with text written by the Bohemian author Vysko. Cil, but completely designed and decorated throughout by Alfons Mucha and issued in Pr. Large-format edition on Japanese paper, limited to 200 numbered examples, of which this is number 67.
This example boldly SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. Good condition, some leaves still uncut, which indicates that the work was kept as an art object by its original owners, and not actually read! Lithographic wrappers by Mucha, with two small archival repairs on the reverse, with no loss (as can be seen in the photograph set). Format: 24.5 x 18.5cm (9 ½ x 7 ¼ inches, approx). Our OTHER AUCTIONS for RELATED ALPHONSE MUCHA ITEMS - We are listing selections from a large collection of original books, drawings, posters and ephemera illustrated by ALFONS MUCHA (Alphonse Mucha).
Alfons Mucha contributed to the Vienna Secession publication Ver Sacrum, including a lithographic cover for an 1898 issue of the journal. Other contributors to Ver Sacrum throughout its six-year run included: Egon Schiele, Max Fabiani, Charles Leandre, Minka Pod. Maurice Maeterlinck, Knut Hamsun, Otto Julius Bierbaum, Richard Dehmel, Ricarda Huch, Conrad Ferdinand Meyer, Arno Holz, Joseph Olbrich, Alfred Roller and many others involved in the Vienna Secession, Jugendstil, Art Nouveau and the Wiener Werkstätte.
The item "ALPHONSE MUCHA Rare BOOK 1925 LIMITED EDITION OF 200 NUMBERED ART NOUEAVU Poster" is in sale since Saturday, December 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Art\Art Posters". The seller is "europa-fine-arts" and is located in Kingston, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.