Hotel Splendide. Ludwig Bemelmans.
Hotel Splendide
Hotel Splendide
Hotel Splendide
Hotel Splendide
Hotel Splendide
Hotel Splendide

Hotel Splendide

New York: The Viking Press, 1941.

First edition, limited issue; copy #82 of 245 numbered copies (of a total edition of 305) signed by Ludwig Bemelmans. Bound "in the draperies of a famous New York hotel," in publisher's black slipcase with gold title band, spine hand-numbered 82. 192pp. Drapery cloth frayed a bit at tips, rubbed along bottom edge, else Near Fine. Former owner's name written on front free endpaper, small ink dot on rear endpaper. Slipcase well-worn and nicked with exposed tips. A limited edition designed like an art deco deluxe suite, harkening back to a vanished golden age of travel. Item #171006002

Price: $550.00

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