The Devil in love
1925 Description: From the French of Jacques Gazotte with six engravings by J.E.Laboureur
Materials & Technique:
prints, illustrated books, intaglio engraving printed in black ink from one copper plate; letterpress Support: cream, wove, Van Gelder paper
Edition: edition of 395; 1-75 on Van Gelder paper and signed by the artist
Publisher: WILLIAM HEINEMANN LTD
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1925
Edition Notes: 75 copies were printed by Stanley Morison on Van Glder paper with two sets of plates. These copies are signed by the artist and numbered 1 - 75.
320 copies were printed on Abbey Mill paper and are numbered 76 - 395.
The six additional plates, plus the frontispice vingette, are reproduced on seven loose-leaf sheets. Original leather-backed marbled boards, uncut, slipcase with printed label on spine.
Primary Insc: signed in black ink, upper centre on colophon page 'J.Laboureur'
Secondary Insc: numbered in pencil upper centre colophon page '2'
book (closed) 23.0 h x 15.0 w cm book (open) 23.0 h x 30.0 w cm sheet (each) 22.2 h x 14.2 w cm plate (each) 15.0 h x 9.6 w cm comp (each) 11.8 h x 8.2 w cm
: Gift of Dr Anna Gray 2010. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program. Accession No
: NGA 2009.1091