Le Miracle des Roses - Warja Lavater

Le Miracle des Roses.
First edition. Leporello in green card illustrated boards. Paris: Adrien Maeght Editeur, 1986.

Charming accordion fold book by Swiss artist and illustrator Warja Lavater published by Parisian publisher Adrien Maeght. Starting in 1963 Adrien Maeght had commissioned Lavater to produce a series of folding publications to tell classical fairy tales. This romantic little book relates the story of Saint Roseline. The publication unfolds to a length of almost three meters to describe the fairy tale using imagery and symbols.

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