Stunning limited first edition portfolio of large plates hand-colored in pochoir, one of only 500 numbered copies, issued triumphantly at the end of World War I.
TAMBOURS ET TROMPETTES
Each plate portrays a different historical scene or military figure, incorporating a martial instrument such as a drum or a horn. Executed in great detail detail, with bold, vivid colors, this is a very beautiful book in excellent condition.
Paris: Devambez, . 19'' x 13''. Original pictorial portfolio with ribbon ties with 11 individual pochoir plates (including title page), loose as issued. Portfolio with only faint toning at margins; plates bright and beautiful.
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