"Mirabeau, Le Rideau Levé, Luxury Clandestine Erotica Ill. By S. Ballivet With Suites And Copper"+ Clandestine luxury edition +
Honoré-Gabriel Riquetti, comte de Mirabeau
LE RIDEAU LEVÉ Or the education of Laure
Editions du Priape d'Argent, sd [Paris, Vialetay, 1951]
Volume in-4 ° (25 x 19 cm), 118 pages in sheets under printed cover with flaps and publisher's box covered with paper in imitation of the toile de Jouy, illustrated with 12 etchings in colors [9 x 12 cm] attributed to Suzanne Ballivet (1904-1985).
Edition limited to 197 numbered copies and 26 reserved copies, noted from A to Z.
Ours one of 12 copies on large Rives paper in the form [n ° 6], after the single copy on Imperial Japan.
an original drawing, an inked and varnished copper, a suite in black on chine [a sheet with the stationer's red stamp], a suite in bistre, a suite on tinted Annam de Rives, a double series of remarks [instead of the announced series of remarks; the double suite is reserved for the single copy]. Very good general condition, interior and very fresh colors. The casing a little faded and torn over 5 cm at the top. A few slightly wrinkled and / or horny snakes, without gravity. Complete photographic file on request