ONE OF ONLY 320 COPIES SIGNED BY MATISSE
(MATISSE, Henri, illustrator) BAUDELAIRE, Charles. Les Fleurs du Mal. Paris, 1947.
Splendid signed limited illustrated edition of Baudelaire's masterpiece in the original French, number 220 of only 320 copies signed by Matisse, with one original etching on Chine paper as a frontispiece, 33 full-page original lithographs—evocative portraits complimenting the poems—and numerous woodcut ornaments, all by Matisse. Beautifully bound in a decorative full morocco binding by Manuel Gérard. $9200.