1930 Heliogravure Lobel-Riche Cheri Colette Nude Lover Kiss Romance ADLL3

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"Cheri"

This is an original 1930 two-color heliogravure (comprising a black ink heliogravure with a color lithograph plate on top) of an illustration by the French painter, engraver, and illustrator, Alméry Lobel-Riche (1880-1950) for the book Cheri by Colette (H. Blanchetieère, 1925). Please note the deckle edge on the top and right margins.

CONDITION

This 83+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Heliogravure; Two-Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.5 x 10.25 inches; 19 x 26 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a series of the works of some of the most important French illustrators of the late 1920's and early 1930's. Published by Henry Babou, Paris, these limited editions contain some of the most beautiful graphic design and artwork that we have ever curated. A rare offering for those interested in Art Deco design, fine printing, and the work of many of the most collected and sought after artists during this era. Many of these prints have one or more untrimmed, or deckle edges, a style often associated with fine printing and high quality paper. This collection is Number 437 of 700 copies.

This piece was illustrated by Lobel-Riche, AlmŽry. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

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