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SA Auction #96 begins on 20 Jan 2022

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Stern (Irma)

CONGO (Presentation copy)

Published: Van Schaik, Pretoria, 1943

Edition: Limited edition

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50 pages, fontispiece, illustrated throughout with black & white photographs of paintings by Irma Stern and accompanying text, some of the illustrations are tipped-in, original raffia back with cloth covered boards, bookplate of front paste-down endpaper, very good copy

Signed presentation inscription from the artist on the front free endpaper in blue crayon – \'To André with all my love, Irma, Jonb, 1944.\'

An edition limited to 300 copies. On the limitation page the number 14 has crossed out with two neat parallel lines.

  • Binding Condition: Very good
  • Overall Condition: Very good
  • Size: 4to (265 x 220 mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
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