Jacques Villon [1875-1963]. Ce n'est pas une édition bilingue. Texte en français uniquement, pas en anglais. Les estampes d'ecrites constituent l'oeuvre gravé et lithographié de Jacques Villon. La première gravure date de 1891, la dernière de 1962. This is not a bilingual edition. Text in French only, not in English. From the publisher's series, L'oeuvre graphique. First printing. Printed and bound in Switzerland. Issued April 27, 1979 by Imprimerie Paul Attinger. Photographic prints by Atesa-Argraf. Black cloth binding, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering to the spine. Unbumped spine head and tail, with sharp corners. 14 x 11.25 inches. Text block firmly bound in. 509 numbered pages. Featuring 389 works by th artist. Each work reproduced in B&W on heavy, semi-glossy coated stock. Slight page waviness toward the fore-edge on account of the heaviness of the paper, trivial. An immaculate copy, and else very tight. Either unread or very gently read. Lovely pictorial DJ, unclipped. Just a hint of rubbing to the DJ. Housed in the original, light-duty, black cloth slip case. A Fine copy in a Fine DJ in a Near Fine slip case. This is an exceptionally heavy book. The highly prolific Villon was a French Cubist painter and printmaker. He was the elder brother of Marcel Duchamp. Leading private collections which include the works of Villon are the Joachim Collection of Chicago, the Vess Collection of Detroit, and the Ginestet Collection of Paris.