[TRADE CATALOGUE]Rings by Garrard, Jewellers to the Crown, 24 Albermale Street, London.
(Paris, Draeger, circa 1935).
4to, publisher’s white embossed card covers, blank design of two hands wearing rings and title in black on upper cover, black silk cord. (14) pp. English text. Complete.
5 full-page tipped in plates, 3 in colour and 2 in shades of black and white.
First and only edition. Splendid trade catalogue. The rings are presented against sophisticated backgrounds of female silhouettes, fans, hands or foliage in shades of pink, blue, green and black. The text, “The Romance of Rings”, a history of the ring through the ages, is set within decorative borders reflecting each particular moment.
Bookplate of the Draeger Archive on first blank leaf.