La Miette d’amour. Essai Poetique. by [MATHIEU, Pierre], illustrator.

La Miette d’amour. Essai Poetique. by [MATHIEU, Pierre], illustrator.

~ La Miette d’amour. Essai Poetique. [Paris: l’auteur, 1966].

4to (290 × 220 mm), pp. [92], lithographed text and illustration throughout. Original decorative cloth lettered in gilt. Extreme upper margin of upper cover lightly toned. A very good copy. From the books of the late Martin Stone (1946-2016).

FIRST EDITION, this copy with a long presentation inscription by the author and artist dated 1970: ‘Bernard, À force / d’aimer la récréation, / j’organise mon coeur, / pour que la cloche / du commencement, / sonne au delà / de l’espace confine …’ A poetic essay with lithographed hadnwritten text and intriguingly ambiguous illustrations depicting wispy elemental figures. The artist, Mathieu exhibited at the Salon des Indépendants and Salon de la Jeune Sculpture. One of 1000 copies (there were also 15 hors commerce copies).

Print this page View basket Price: £300.00