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VALERY, Paul: MLADA PARKA.
Transl. Josef Palivec, illustr. Václav Masek, page layout Rudolf Hala.
Praha, Orbis, 1937.
Folio, 46 pp. Sections sewn, orig. soft cover.
Limited edition number 49 of 220 numbered copies. - Handmade paper Van Gelder. - 4 orig. fullpaged lithographs, 3 signed. - Soft cover and book block near intact.
Price: 3000,- CZK




Vaclav Masek (February 28, 1893, Bustehrad - May 26, 1973, Praha)
Czech painter, illustrator, graphic artist, typographer.
Study: 1910 - 1913 Umeleckoprumyslova skola, Praha; 1913 - 1914 Akademie vytvarnych umeni, Praha.
Membership: Sdruzeni ceskych umelcu grafiku Hollar.
Selected Solo Exhibitions: 1931, Vaclav Masek: Kresby, Krasna jizba Druzstevni prace, Praha; 1977, Vaclav Masek, Pamatnik narodniho pisemnictvi, Vystavni sin Musaion, Praha.
Selected Group Exhibitions: 1927, Vystava moderneho umeleckeho priemyslu v Bratislave; Sdruzeni ceskych umelcu grafiku Hollar: Clenska vystava. Grafika - malby - kresby, Obecni dum, Praha; 1943, Puvodni grafika v krasne knize, Galerie Hollar, Praha; 1949, Tjeckoslovakisk Konst, Liljevalchs Konsthall, Stockholm; 1966, Boje a zapasy avantgardy ceskeho moderniho vytvarneho umeni, Obecní dum, Praha; 1967, 50 let Sdruzeni ceskych umelcu grafiku Hollar, Manes, Praha; 1993, Zakladatelska generace SCUG Hollar 1917 - 1938, Galerie Hollar, Praha.
1965, Divis Vladimír, Knizni grafika Vaclava Maska, Nakladatelstvi ceskoslovenskych vytvarnych umelcu, Praha; Machalicky Jiri: Ceská grafika XX. stoleti ve Sdruzeni ceskych umelcu grafiku Hollar, Sdruzeni ceskych umelcu grafiku Hollar, Praha.

Selected Literature: Machalicky Jiri: Ceska grafika XX. stoleti ve Sdruzeni ceskych umelcu grafiku Hollar, Sdruzeni ceskych umelcu grafiku Hollar, Praha; 1993, Nový slovnik ceskoslovenskych vytvarnych umelcu (II. dil; L - Z); 1995, Nova encyklopedie ceskeho vytvarneho umeni (A-M).
References: 1965, Divis Vladimir, Knizni grafika Vaclava Maska, Nakladatelstvi ceskoslovenskych vytvarnych umelcu, Praha; Sanka 5234.

Paul Valery (October 30, 1871, Sete u Montpellier - July 20, 1945, Paris)
French poet, essayist, and thinker.
Bibliography:

1917 The Young Fate / La Jeune Parque
1920 Album of Old Verses / Album de vers anciens
1922 Charms / Charmes


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