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Kent, Rockwell (1882-1971) A Birthday Book

Auction:
2611M
Lot:
964
Sold for:
$71$60

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Auction:
Discovery - 2611M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 13, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Kent, Rockwell (1882-1971) A Birthday Book. New York: Random House [Pynson Printers], 1931.
First edition, each page printed on rectos only with a framing image printed in a pale gray, and an inner block printed in a deep slate blue, limited edition, signed by Kent on the limitation page, copy number 1149 of 1830, with the child's name, "Juliana" added in the banner on the final page of the story, in publisher's decorated cloth, somewhat stained, and silk endleaves.
Estimate $100-200

Keywords

Rockwell, Book design, Kent, Printing, Woodblock printing

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