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Landseer, Thomas (1793-1880) Monkey-ana or Men in Miniature

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
290
Sold for:
$677$550

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

Description:

Landseer, Thomas (1793-1880) Monkey-ana or Men in Miniature. London: Moon, Boys & Graves,1827.
Folio, illustrated throughout with twenty-four etchings printed on china paper mounted on wove rag; the work was originally issued in six parts of four etchings each; bound in contemporary half red morocco and marbled paper boards, with the six original publisher's wrappers bound in at the end, the leather that should be covering one corner is missing, 12 3/4 x 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-400


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