Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern + Contemporary Art & Design

Sat, May 20, 2023 12:00PM EDT
Lot 833

Mrabet, Taaffe & Bowles CHOCOLATE CREAMS... Book & Print, Signed

Estimate: $500 - $800

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Mohammed Mrabet (Moroccan, b. 1936), Philip Taaffe (American, b. 1955), Paul Bowles
Marking(s); notes: book signed by all three, print: signed by artist; from the edition of 3,000, of which 100 were signed; 1992-1993
Country of origin; materials: USA; paper, woodcut print
Dimensions (H, W, D): 8.5"h, 8.5"w, 1.25"d outer box
Additional Information: Limited edition boxed set includes Mohammed Mrabet's Illustrated hardcover book titled "Chocolate Creams and Dollars" with the signed Philip Taaffe woodcut print. Translated by Paul Bowles, published by Inanout Press, New York, New York.

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very good, print envelope with small tear and some light stains, light staining to outer box, book appears new with little to no wear