Lot 1403 (The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction, 26th February 2021)
Sold for £420
- Each edition in good condition overall, with some light signs of wear consistent with age. Some light spotting and discolouration visible to some pages and covers (most especially to cover of September 1928 and March 1929 editions). Pages generally turn easily and are not stuck together. November 1928 has page overhanging slightly as per photograph. Each contained within plastic sleeve. Silk cord present to each.
- Additional photographs added
SIX 'ART GOUT BEAUTE' FRENCH FASHION MAGAZINES,
dated January 1922, June 1928, September 1928, November 1928, March 1929, April 1931, each with pochoir illustrations, bound with a silk cord
Note: 'Art-Gout-Beaute: Feuillets de L’Elegance Feminine' which translates to 'Art – Good Taste & Beauty – Pages of Feminine Elegance' has been described as the most luxurious of the 1920s Art Deco fashion periodicals.
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