GLEIZES, Albert (1881-1953) - Jean METZINGER (1883-1956) - Du Cubisme. Paris: R. Girard & Cie, 1947. New edition of the first theoretical work dedicated to cubisme edited in 1912. Augmented edition with a long preface by Gleizes and a foreword by Metzinger, rich of various etchings by some of the most famous artists of XX Century. 4to (255 x 205mm). 9 original etchings by Derain, Braque, Metzinger, Laurencin, Gleizes, Léger, Gris, Picabia and Villon, each one with protective tissue (lacking the etchings by Picasso and Duchamp, light waterstaining). Loose as issued in original cream wrappers printed in brown and yellow, in original cardboard binding with a sticker with authors and titles, in original box (both lightly rubbed).