6057. Nachbaur's Ma semaine Pekin 1927

DEDICATION COPY. NACHBAUR, ALBERT. Ma Semaine. (Pekin?, Albert Nachbaur) 1927.

Small folio (325x250 mm.). (2), 139 pp. Title in colour. Richly illustrated.
Original decorated cloth binding, worn and rubbed, dampstain to upper cover, covers slightly warped, faded and damaged spine, split to inner hinge. Edition published in 50 copies, this is number 3 of 25 copies on paper "Auvergne a la cuve". Dedication on colophon page from the author to O. Nordquist, dated Pekin, August, 24, 1927.

Albert Nachbaur (1879-1933) was an architect dedicated to Art nouveau, he also performed as "Max-Nar" at Montmartre singing satirical songs. After World War I he moved to China and lived the rest of his life in Peking.