BOULLET, Jean. ~ Antinoüs. Nice: [Société d’Imprimerie Méditerranéenne], 1954.
4to (325 × 245 mm), pp. , plus 33 loose lithograph plates. One or two slightly foxed. Loose in original wrappers. Original box with slipcase.
FIRST EDITION. A collection of homoerotic lithographs by Jean Boullet, an iconic gay artist who proclaimed himself simply as a ‘painter of masculine beauty,’ which is precisely what he does here in these illustrations. One of 467 copies on Vélin de Lana, (there are a further 33 examples on Vélin d’Arches, with drawing, total edition 500).