CHAHINE, Edgar: Illustration of HUYSMANS, Joris-Karl A vau-l'eau.
Published by Paris, Georges Courville, 1933.
215 samples printed.
In Vau-l'eau. Nineteen etchings and dry tips of Edgar Chahine. Paris, Georges Courville [Impr. Ducros and Colas], 1933. In-4 in sheets, under cover printed, shirt and case of red cloth adorned with a seed of golden flowers. A remarkable edition illustrated by Edgar Chahine, drawn with 215 numbered copies. The Parisian novel by Huysmans allows the engraver to give his measure: the Saint-Michel quay, Saint-Sulpice square, Le Pont-Neuf, L'Omnibus, Girls and marlou and the exquisite façade of the old restaurant placed in vignette on the page Title. 19 etchings and dry-tips of Edgar Chahine.(Blaizot and Gautrot. Chahine illustrator, pp. 104-112). Ex libris engraved Adrien Lachenal.