Freud, Lucian et al (illus).
New York. Cowles Magazines. 02- 1950.
Volume 1. Number 1. February 1950 issue of this magazine in color pictorial wrappers as issued, profusely illustrated in color and black and white, 130pp, folio (13 x 10 inches). Near fine condition with merchant stamp to back cover. This is the first issue of Fleur Cowles ground-breaking magazine, introducing a new look to magazine format and a new twist to the contents. Includes "a Letter to Americans" by Jean Cocteau, a short story "The resemblance between a violin case and a coffin" by Tennessee Williams, a tipped in reproduction of Lucian Freud's "Girl with Roses" and an article on Cocteau by W.H. Auden. Couple of great color perfume ads. Item #27801