Flair. No. 1. February 1950. Jean Cocteau, Tennessee Williams, Angus Wilson, Lucian Freud, W. H. Auden.

Flair. No. 1. February 1950

New York: Cowles Magazine, Inc, 1950. Wraps. Good. Item #013744
ISBN: noisbn

Red wraps. Folio. 130 pp. Color insert reproducing a Lucian Freud painting, and insert by Jean Cocteau both present. First issue of this magazine seeking to use innovative printing and publishing techniques, as well as experiments in graphic design, to publish content on the arts, fashion, literature and culture. This issue with art by Lucian Freud; "A letter to Americans" by Jean Cocteau; a piece of fiction by Tennessee Williams, "The Resemblance Between a Violin Case and a Coffin," and other work. GOOD condition. Number stamped in ink to the center front cover. Letter B in heavy pencil on the front cover. Minor fading and scuffing, with minor soiling. Spine bumped, with a one inch tear at the head, and a small tear at the tail. Small tear at the lower front cover edge.

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