Sale: 328 / Rare Books, Nov. 19./20. 2007 in Hamburg Lot 1235

 
Hans Erni - Die Physiker. 1969


 
1235
Hans Erni
Die Physiker. 1969
Estimate:
€ 1,000 / $ 1,200
Sold:
€ 1,680 / $ 2.016

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Dürrenmatt, F., Die Physiker. With 12 orig. etchings in colours by Hans Erni and an extra suite with 12 sign. orig. etchings in colours on Japon. Lausanne, A. and P. Gonin 1969-70. Loose sheets in blind-stamped orig. wrappers after a design by H. Erni, in orig. half vellum boards with silk covering, together in silk covered orig. slipcase with vellum edges. Small folio.
Tiessen III, 69. - Kritter III, 101: "Luxuriös sind die Ausstattung und Materialien des bibliophilen Werkes, das auch in französischer Sprache erschien" [translation of quote: The bibliophilic work, which was also published in French, is outfitted with luxurious materials]. - 1 of 17 numb. copies on Auvergne laid paper by Richard-de-Bas with the extra suite of etchings on Japon (complete print run 135), signed by author, artist and publisher in publisher's imprint. - Half title with orig. drawing in feather and Indian ink by H. Erni and an autographed dedication by the artist, dat. 21. VI. (19)74. - Slipcase partly faded.

1235
Hans Erni
Die Physiker. 1969
Estimate:
€ 1,000 / $ 1,200
Sold:
€ 1,680 / $ 2.016

(incl. 20% surcharge)