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Poems and Problems, 1970 (colour litho)

IMAGE number
CH6307319
Title
Poems and Problems, 1970 (colour litho)
Artist
Nabokov, Vladimir (1899-1977) / Russian
Location
Private Collection
Medium
colour lithograph
Date
1970 AD (C20th AD)
Description

Poems and Problems. New York and Toronto: McGraw-Hill, 1970. 8° (210 x 145mm). Original black cloth, upper side blocked in blind, spine blocked in gilt, top edge red, original dust-jacket. Provenance: Vladimir Nabokov (presentation inscription to:) -- Vera Nabokov -- by descent to the consignor. FIRST EDITION, THE DEDICATION COPY. PRESENTED BY THE AUTHOR TO HIS WIFE WITH TWO FINE BUTTERFLY DRAWINGS, each of the colourful insects with taxonomic labels playing on qualities Nabokov found in his wife.

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Photo © Christie's Images / Bridgeman Images
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