Set of 8 erotic drawings by Sylvain Vigny (1902-1970). Illustrations for Danse Macabre, Fagus (Paris, Éditions Malfère, 1937) - completly 49 compositions reproduced in photogravure after designs (ink, watercolors and gouaches)
Fagus - pseudonym for Georges-Eugène Faillet (1872 - 1933)
Sylvain Vigny was born in Austria and died in Nice.
" His painting is brutal, but warm , restless and chaotic ... the world according to Vigny is a tragic spectacle and phantastic (sic) ... his characters are painful, women in heavy forms , beach scenes " ( Bénézit ) .
Thanks to: livres-anciens-rares.blogspot
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