Item #33650 VERVE, VOLUME 1, NUMBER 1 REVUE ARTISTIQUE ET LITTERAIRE PARAISSANT quatre fois par an. N° 1. December 1937. [with 4 lithographs by Fernand Leger, Joan Miro, Abraham Rattner, and Francisco Bores]. E. Teriade.

VERVE, VOLUME 1, NUMBER 1 REVUE ARTISTIQUE ET LITTERAIRE PARAISSANT quatre fois par an. N° 1. December 1937. [with 4 lithographs by Fernand Leger, Joan Miro, Abraham Rattner, and Francisco Bores].

Paris: Verve, 1937.

Softcover 112pp, First English Edition of this large size, 4to (10 1/2 x 14”), quarterly modernist magazine presenting the cutting edge Art of its time.
Includes a cover especially designed by Henri Matisse and 2 of 4 LITHOGRAPHS by Abraham Rattner and Francisco Bores (missing are the first 2 by Fernand Leger and Joan Miro) with heliogravure reproductions from many artists, as well as photos by Man Ray. This volume also includes some early letters and sketches from Cézanne to Émile Zola and the first photo of Picasso’s Guernica by Dora Maar.
This item has 2 large chips missing on the spine and a slight yellowing of the pages and still has the coronet esquire gold seal on the title page. Besides the 2 missing lithos all other pages are present, good condition.

Item #33650    Price: US$250.00