Jean-Édouard Vuillard [1868-1940]. Ce n'est pas une édition bilingue. Texte en français uniquement, pas en anglais. Tirage justifié limité à 2.500 exemplaires sur papier Vélin Renage. Avec ill. en noir et colour. 32 x 25 cm. This is not a bilingual edition. Text in French only, not in English. Published November 30, 1948. Printed and bound in France. NOT ex-library. An unnumbered copy from an edition of 2,500 numbered copies, printed on Vélin Renage paper. Color llithographs produced at Mourlot Frères and typography by l'Imprimerie Union. A paperback edition with front wrapper in full color and with crisp black-stamped title to the spine. Immensely clean wrappers. With pristine glassine over-wrappers. Unbumped spine head and tail, with sharp corners.12.5 x 9.75 inches. Text block firmly bound in. 172 numbered pages, including author's text pp. 9-23 and with 60 featured lithographs and 7 etchings. With numerous single and double-page color plates, else in B&W. Heavy matte stock. Light age-toning around edges of all pages, deemed minor. Else an exceptionally clean and attractive copy, and rather tight. Very gently read. A Very Good Plus copy in a Near Fine over-wrapper. This book is in remarkable condition for its age. "The art of Vuillard spans two centuries; he was a major player in post-impressionism in the same way as Gauguin or Seurat, but he also participated in the renewal of decorative art after 1900, and then in the 'return to order' following the First World War."