Montreal: Editions Marlowe, 1988. Alexander Bercovitch. Hard Cover. 4to. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #002133
Signed and numbered by the author on FFEP. Limited edition, this is 350/1000. 134 p.p. Red cloth with gilt title stamped on front cover and spine. Dust jacket has a slightly sunned spine. A few small scuffs to front cover. 37 plates in full colour + B&W photos and documents throughout. With inset promoting the book launch on June 7, 1988 at the Jewish Public Library in Montreal, and a pre-order slip. Alexander Bercovitch was the Russian-Jewish painter who lived and worked in Montreal from 1926 until his sudden death in 1951. He played a major role in the evolution of modern art in Canada, and was part of great events on two continents.