Appel. Christian Dotremont, Introduction.


Copenhagen: Editions Ejnar Munksgaard, 1950. First Edition. 16mo (6 3/4 inches / 170 mm tall), [16] pages in stapled wrappers. Staples slightly rusted, a bit of soiling to lower wrapper. A Near Fine copy. *INSCRIBED by Karel Appel on the inside front cover: "Voor / Gert-Jan / Appel." The recipient was the Dutch art collector Gert-Jan Hemmink. *Booklet presenting paintings by Dutch artist Karel Appel (1921-2006), one of the giants of the Cobra art movement. With a short introduction in French by Belgian artist Christian Dotremont (1922-1979), who was also associated with Cobra. The cover illustration, an original lithograph, is in color, the works inside in black-and-white. This booklet is #3 in the Bibliotheque de Cobra series edited by Danish artist Asger Jorn (1914-1973). RARE SIGNED. Item #1512

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