1952. Item #A6287
Cogniat, Jacques. Anne Carlu. Subtitled: "Dessins portraits paysages compositions peintures murales." Geneva: Cailler 1952. 96p in loose fascicles, as issued; many large tipped-in plates, 10 in color. Very good paperbound (card covers) in good color d.j. (edge tears mended, lightly soiled and chipped). Presentation copy from both Anne Carlu and her husband, architect Jacques Carlu. Laid in: ALs from Jacques Carlu to a former "talented and faithful" student. ** Survey of her work, in the publisher's series Les Grandes Monographies. Among other commissions in the 1940s-50s, Carlu designed for the National Theater in the Palais de Chaillot, Paris, and designed murals for Eaton's department store in Toronto and for the 1939 World's Fair. Few women artists worked in this scale at this time. Large; shipping/handling may be extra. Please keep this in mind when ordering.