11-18-2012 11-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2621B Boston
November 18, 2012 11:00 AMCalender
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Bradley, William H. (1868-1962) Bradley His Book

$300$250
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2621B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 18, 2012 11:00AM

Description:

Bradley, William H. (1868-1962) Bradley His Book. Springfield, Massachusetts: The Wayside Press, 1896.
Volume I, numbers 1, 2, and 3; Volume II, number 1; and the original prospectus with subscription card; some issues unopened, one in intact original glassine wrapper, Vol. II, number 1 missing one insert of three, cover chipped.
Bradley gathered the most accomplished members of the book art and illustration community as contributors in this charming Aesthetic Movement/Art Nouveau publication. At the Wayside Press, he served as illustrator, graphic designer, type designer, press manager, and editor. He was inducted into the Society of Illustrators' Hall of Fame in 2001.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Wayside Press, Springfield, Massachusetts, Aesthetic Movement, graphic designer , type designer, press manager, and editor, illustrator , graphic designer, Society of Illustrators