[Hand-Colored by Štyrský]. Tiše: báseň [Silently: a poem].

Prague: Melantrich, 1932. Private printing of 100 copies by Jaroslav Šalda for his friends for Christmas 1932. Octavo (19.5 × 13.5 cm). Eight leaves, loose in card portfolio as issued. Overall design and frontis drawing by Jindřich Styrský, this copy a rare hand-colored version of the frontispiece by Styřský (signed by the artist). First title page also signed by author and artist. Unpaginated. Very good. Item #6909

Overall print run of 735 copies, but this copy likely from a number of fewer than twenty with the hand-colored frontis (Sáňka does not mention this subset of the tirage). Sáňka 3252. KVK, OCLC show a handful of copies, some signed by Štyrský, but apparently none hand-colored.

Price: €1,750.00