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Leech, John (1817-1864), Original Drawings

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2433
Lot:
260
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2433
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

Leech, John (1817-1864), Original Drawings, Thirteen original pencil sketches for Punch magazine, with manuscript text, mounted into gilt tooled morocco album with printed frontis "Letter from John Ruskin, Esq." regarding Leech and the drawings held by his sister, flyleaf with inscription "Arthur Gaye, with the best love of John Leech's sisters, January 22, 1877," 4to, (foxing throughout, bumped and chipped, age wear to morocco).
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Keywords

John Leech, Letter from John Ruskin, Esq, John Ruskin, Book collecting, Bookbinding, Charles Dickens, Leech

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