Westminster, London: Bancroft & Co. (Publishers); An ARTIA production, Circa 1960. Voitech Kubasta. First edition. Hardcover. Thin tall quarto [33 cm] 1/4 cloth spine with illustrated paper over boards. Front cover has a cut out with plastic window creating a 3D illusion of peering in. 18 pages, with a full colour double page pop-up section at front and rear (2 in total), lifting panel, also with a number of full color illustrations. With rubbing to the extremities. Front cover plastic with torn, with some loss at the head. Several pieces of tape to pop-ups. There are a handful of abraded areas on the first page. The 4 pop-up characters on this page are torn, with some loss. Card pop-up at the rear torn. There is a 7" closed tear to one of the pages. Illustrations nice and bright, with vibrant colors. Good. Item #63215
Illustrated by Czech illustrator Voitech Kubasta.
A good copy of a desirable Alice Pop-Up, illustrated by Kubasta. Kubasta was trained as an architect in Prague, however he built his reputation as an illustrator and creator of pop-up books, becoming ARTIA's leading illustrator.
Price: $750.00 save 20% $600.00