Picasso Paris, Boeck and Sabart Vintage, 1955, First Edition Art Book
Vintage, 1955, first edition, Picasso, S.P.A.D.E.M. Paris, Boeck and Sabartes, Vintage, Picasso, First Edition, 1955. Description: Pablo Picasso. Wilhelm Boeck and Jaime Sabartes. Published by Abrams, 1955. S.P.A.D.E.M. Paris. The cover design by Picasso especially made for this book in July 1955. Published by Harry N. Abrams. Printed and bound in Japan in association with W. Kohlhammer, Stuttgart who also planned and produced the book. The Picasso plates are a set comprising 606 created by engravers Haufler & Wiest, E. Schreiber, and G. Krämer of Stuttgart, and Meisenbach-Riffarth of Berlin. Hardcover with 606 illustrations: 38 tipped-in full color plates 2 double spreads in color offset 4 pages in color offset 136 reproductions in black-and-white halftone 278 small reproductions in black-and-white halftone 95 reproductions in black-and-white offset 53 line cuts in text MIlton S. Fox Editor Wilhelm Boeck, Jaime Sabartes and S.P.A.D.E.M. Artist: Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Date: 1955 Dimensions: 12" x 8.5" x 2" Date: 1st edition 1955 Collector Art book. Owner name inside front cover. Extremely collectible. Text in German language.