048 - C5-2/3
Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There
Didier Mutel (book artist)
Lewis Carroll (author)
Sir John Tenniel (illustrations after)
Artist’s publication, Paris, France
Inscription: Signed by the artist
Notes: Original copper engravings by Didier Mutel. These engravings themselves include 42 (vol 1) and 50 (vol 2) illustrations by John Tenniel, the first illustrator of Alice in Wonderland. These copies are printed on 160 gram vélin d'Arches and 31 gram Sekishu-Shi Japanese paper. Each book is numbered and signed by Didier Mutel on the date of the Colophon. The entire volume is printed in mirror-image text but for the preface and colophon. Contained in two printed red slipcases.