Forewords by Madison Cox and Jacques Grange.
Sotheby's and Pierre Berge & Associes. Paris. 29-31 October 2018. 2 volumes, paperback, 4to; illustrated wrappers. Without card wrap-around cover. 456; 240 pages. 1027 lots illustrated in colour, with many supplementary photos. French & English. 295 x 230mm. 3.5kg. . Very good; light wear to wrappers, slight curling to front forecorners of volume two's wrapper.
The sale catalogues for the auction of the personal collection of Pierre Berge. Berge, like Yves Saint Laurent, was an avid collector of art and antiques. Over many decades he amassed an outstanding group of treasures, dispersed over homes in Paris, Normandy, Provence and Morocco. The catalogues include details and photographs of over 1000 objects, including paintings, furniture, Islamic, African and Asisan Art, and an important group of paintings by Bernard Buffet. Many supplementary images of the homes and it's owner are reproduced.