New York: Simon & Schuster, 1952.
Illustrated with 126 large b/w photographic plates, printed in heliogravure. 12-page pamphlet with Captions is laid-in. Folio, pictorial paper-covered boards illustrated by Matisse, with matching pictorial dust wrapper. New York: Simon and Schuster/Verve, (1952). First edition. A fine fresh copy in a fine dust wrapper.
An important and notoriously delicate book, this is as perfect a copy as you're ever likely to see, with none of the usual toning on binding or wrapper. -- Parr/Badger I, 208-209; Roth 134-135; Open Book 154-155.
Illustrator: Cartier-Bresson; Matisse
Dust Wrapper: Yes
Condition: Fine / Fine