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Thirty-three Books and Catalogues Relating to Garden Furniture, Sculpture, and Antiques

Auction:
2660M
Lot:
829
Sold for:
$86$70

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Auction:
Discovery - 2660M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 20, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Thirty-three Books and Catalogues Relating to Garden Furniture, Sculpture, and Antiques, including eight Parke-Bernet catalogues, Antiques from the Garden by Alistair Morris (2 copies), Music in Stone: Great Sculpture Gardens of the World by Sidney Lawrence and George Foy, Antique Garden Ornament by Barbara Israel, The Book of the Boston Centennial Club, volumes for 1925, 1929, and 1930, Spanish and Portuguese Gardens by Rose Standish Nichols, Studien zur barocken Gartenskulptur by Wydawnictwo Naukowe Uam, several Sotheby's and Christie's catalogues, Interior & Exterior Decorative Ornament Catalogue No. 12, and The Society of Beaux-Arts Architects Yearbook MCMXXX.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

George Foy, Sidney Lawrence, Barbara Israel, Boston Centennial Club, Rose Standish Nichols, Christie

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