Christian Berard

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Boris Kochno. Introduction by John Russell. Contributions by Jean Clair & Edmonde Charles-Roux.

Thames and Hudson. London. 1988. First English language edition. First published in French in 1987. Hardback; red cloth-bound boards, dust jacket. 255 pages. With 455 illustrations, 202 in colour. English. 325 x 250mm. 2.1kg. 500091919. Near fine, in near fine dust jacket; slight pushing at base of spine.

The definitive book on the life and work of Christian "Bébé" Berard. Kochno was a friend of the artist and writes an affectionate memoir. Berard's paintings, work for the theatre, fashion illustrations, interior decorating, and book illustrations are all discussed and generously illustrated.