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Inverarity, Robert Bruce (1909-1999) Movable Masks and Figures of the North Pacific Coast Indians.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
280
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Inverarity, Robert Bruce (1909-1999) Movable Masks and Figures of the North Pacific Coast Indians. Bloomfield Hills, Michigan: Cranbrook Press, 1941.
Folio, text printed in the Cloister Old Style typeface on Strathmore Ruftex paper, one of 250 copies, illustrated with eighteen silkscreened plates by the Michigan Art and Craft Project of the WPA; in the original publisher's half cloth portfolio, front board printed in red and black with a large woodcut of an orca in the North Pacific Coast illustrative style; pink linen spine and board fore-edges, with the ties, 19 x 12 5/8 in.
Estimate $300-400


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Robert Bruce, Cranbrook Press, Cloister Old Style, North Pacific Coast

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