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Daniel Sayre Groesbeck (American, 1878-1950) Lot of Eleven Illustrations for Gulliver's Travels

Auction:
2168
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$4,113$3,500

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Auction:
Sale #2168 - 2168
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2002 7:00PM

Description:

Daniel Sayre Groesbeck (American, 1878-1950)

Lot of Eleven Illustrations for Gulliver's Travels
Some signed, most annotated (in pencil) in the margins.
Pen and ink on board, sizes to 22 x 15 in. (55.9 x 38.1 cm), unframed.
Condition: Toning, soiling/staining.

Provenance: Descended through the family of Clifton Johnson.

N.B. The lot is accompanied by a copy of the Doubleday, Page & Company, New York, 1912 edition of Gulliver's Travels, edited by Clifton Johnson as well as the end paper proofs for the above edition of the book.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Clifton Johnson, Daniel Sayre Groesbeck, Page & Company, Gulliver's Travels