ExhibitorErik Tonen Books
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Le Joaillier Léon Devos. Bruxelles, 1928. Original and very fine cover, 4to, art deco cover, gilt title, 40 pages, With ten colour plates of sophisticated jewellery and watches, six colour allegorical plates, and one b/w full-page plate.illustrations in color. WITH; Original letter signed by Leon Devos! (Art deco / Jewellery). Leon Devos, joaillier, Bruxelles, Ostende, Paris (1928). First and only edition of this stylish Art Deco catalogue by the prominent Belgian jeweller. Divided into sections by type of stone: diamond, pearl, sapphire, ruby, and emerald accompanied by photographic illustrations. Each section is prefaced with a symbolic coloured plate by Lawrence Sterne Stevens. He was an American-born artist who lived and worked as an illustrator in Brussels between 1924 and 1937. A refined Art Deco catalogue in perfect condition!
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