# 16629

IRIBE, Paul (illustrator); BENJAMIN, René; MONTORGUEIL, Georges

[WINE] Blanc et rouge. / Rose et noir. / Bleu, blanc, rouge.

$800.00 AUD

A complete set in three volumes of works on the effects (both good and bad) of cocktails and wine, sometimes united under the general title Les trois couleurs. All volumes are illustrated by the Art Deco designer Paul Iribe.

Blanc et rouge. [Paris] : Établissements Nicolas, 1930. Slim folio, pp. [20], no pagination, text by Georges Montorgueil; publisher’s glossy card wrappers, yapp edges; ten full-page black-and-white illustrations by Paul Iribe, showing humorous scenes involving the consumption of wine; edges of wrappers slightly worn; otherwise a very good copy. Accompanied by a letter to prospective clients including a survey on the services provided by Établissements Nicolas, and a further whimsical illustration, housed in the company’s pale-blue envelope.

Rose et noir. [Paris] : Établissements Nicolas, 1931. Slim folio, pp. [18], no pagination, text by René Benjamin; publisher’s glossy card wrappers, yapp edges; nine full-page black-and-white illustrations by Paul Iribe, showing humorous scenes involving the consumption of cocktails; pamphlet bound in, entitled ‘Dialogue moderne en trois temps et trois cocktails’ by René Benjamin, pp. [13]; a good copy.

Bleu blanc rouge. [Paris] : Établissements Nicolas, 1932. Slim folio; six plates, including four folding and one printed in color tipped in; six plates showing illustrations by Paul Iribe, including four black-and-white folding plates and one in colour tipped in; wrappers slightly worn; otherwise a very good copy.