Item #33716 ZOO Cinq-Vingt: Signed by Villeboeuf. André Villeboeuf.
ZOO Cinq-Vingt: Signed by Villeboeuf.
ZOO Cinq-Vingt: Signed by Villeboeuf.
ZOO Cinq-Vingt: Signed by Villeboeuf.

ZOO Cinq-Vingt: Signed by Villeboeuf.

Paris: Villeboeuf, 1935.

Limited Edition. No.18 of 26. Rare First Limited Edition: In Fine Condition.
Original etchings by André Villeboeuf,
This is No. 18 of 26.
Size: 16“ x 12“ which includes a suite of sixteen etchings of zoo birds and animals in their own pochette.
This rare FINE portfolio is signed and numbered.
"POUR / ÉMILE LAFFARGUE" and signed by Villeboeuf. [Monsieur Laffargue was an avid art collector]
List of Illustrations;
Title
Object: Object: Pélicans
Object: Object: Lama et dindon
Object: Object: Cerfs et nygault
Object: Object: Aquarium
Object: Object: Flamants roses
Object: Object: Serpents
Object: Object: Pécari et potamochère
Object: Object: Singes
Object: Object: Kangourous
Object: Object: Eléphant et girafes
Object: Object: Pingouins
Object: Object: Otaries
Object: Object: Panthère
Object: Object: Tamanoirs
Object: Object: Casoar et hippopotame
Object: Object: Ours
Series: Series: Zoo

Original Navy Blue and Tan boards with gilt stamping on the spine in Near Fine condition. Housed in the original Navy Blue Slipcase that protected the original etchings that are in fine condition but the slipcase is not.
André Villeboeuf (2 April 1893 – 23 May 1956) was a French artist who resided in Montmartre. He was well known for his etchings as well as watercolours and illustrations. 

The only other copy known of this art folio can be found at the British Museum #1940,0413.51.1-16


More photos of the balance of zoo animals can be photographed upon request if required.

Item #33716    Price: US$1,400.00