Virgil’s Bucolica: 16 illustrations by Robert Kirchner 


Found during a trip to Hamburg in Joachim Luehrs  Kunstaquariat at the Fleetinsel.  A wonderful copy of a 1974 bibliophile edition of Virgils Bucolica illustrated with 16 lithographic prints (several signed) by Robert Kirchner (1940-2009) in the tradition and style of French examples like Aristide Maillol. Edition of 1300 printed on hand made (“Büten”) papers.  Acquired in the Nymphaeum collection. Robert Kirchner was also known as “Klassiker der Modernen”.