Haggadah for Passover, Copied and Illustrated by Ben Shahn. Ben Shahn.

Haggadah for Passover, Copied and Illustrated by Ben Shahn.

Paris: The Trianon Press, 1966. 80 leaves. Large, unbound folio in stiff, glassine covered wrappers, housed in large, vellum box, stamped with gilt lettering on front, back, and spine, with double clasp closure. Includes two extra sets of colored plates, one on Japanese Nacre hand-made paper, and one on Arches Grand Velin, a set of uncolored plates on Arches Verge paper, a series of progressive stages in the hand-stencil coloring of a single plate, three each of the original guide-sheets and stencils, and two proof states of the frontispiece. In addition, there is an original illustration from “An Only Kid”. Fine condition. One of 10 copies numbered A to J, with this being J. Signed and stamped with the artist’s cypher on the frontispiece. Item #108014

Price: $20,000.00

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