Luxures. by DEKOBRA, Maurice. Claude REMUSAT, illustrator.

~ Luxures. Paris: [Girard et Bunino for] Éditions du Loup, [ 1928].

Large 8vo (214 × 160 mm), pp. 91, [3], 8 plates and 4 decorative headpieces, all hand-coloured. Early half morocco. Spine faded, but an excellent copy. From the books of the late Martin Stone (1946-2016).

FIRST EDITION with the striking art deco illustrations by Claude Remusat, inscribed by Dekobra to Robert Dupont in 1932. All plates hand-coloured (probably by the artist). One of 600 copies. Decadent poems, many on the subject of drugs (cocaine and morphine) and contemporary Parisian street life, the first edition of which, with different illustrations, had appeared in 1924.

Print this page View basket Price: £400.00