Miniature hardcover. 2 1/2 x 2 1/4 inches; One hundred and fifty copies, this being 31, 41, pages, tipped in addendum in rear, four tipped in silhouette illustrations. Marbled paper boards backed in leather with gilt titles to spine, pictorial end papers. French-born artist Auguste Edouart (1789-1861) was considered one of the greatest silhouette portrait artists in history. The late twentieth century saw a renewed interest in his work.
AUGUSTE EDOUART SILHOUETTE ARTIST FRENCH FRANCE MINIATURE BOOK MARBLED PAPER ILLUSTRATED TIPPED IN PLATES