Item #1003324 Cahiers d’Enseignement du Dessin. No. 2. Gros Oiseaux. ARTS EDUCATION.
Cahiers d’Enseignement du Dessin. No. 2. Gros Oiseaux
Cahiers d’Enseignement du Dessin. No. 2. Gros Oiseaux
Cahiers d’Enseignement du Dessin. No. 2. Gros Oiseaux
Cahiers d’Enseignement du Dessin. No. 2. Gros Oiseaux

Cahiers d’Enseignement du Dessin. No. 2. Gros Oiseaux

Paris: Auguste Godchaux & Cie, circa 1885. Side-stitched oblong drawing book, measuring 6.5 x 8.5 inches: [16]. Original pale green lithographed wrappers, priced at five centimes; text lithographed on blue paper, with drawing of different bird on each page. A few tiny holes to lower wrapper.

Ephemeral nineteenth-century drawing book featuring illustrations of sixteen birds to copy and color, with instructions to the aspiring artist printed on the lower wrapper. Featured “gros oiseaux” include a flamingo, a heron, an owl, an ostrich, and a bird of paradise. A fresh, fine example, never used.

Price: $125.00

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