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Wagner, Richard (1813-1883) Siegfried & the Twilight of the Gods , Illustrated and Signed by Arthur Rackham (1867-1939

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$677$550

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

Description:

Wagner, Richard (1813-1883) Siegfried & the Twilight of the Gods, Illustrated and Signed by Arthur Rackham (1867-1939 London: Heinemann; and New York: Doubleday, Page, & Co., 1911.
Large quarto, number 116 of 150 numbered copies for sale in the United States, signed by Rackham on the limitation page, illustrated with thirty color illustrations, each mounted on heavy brown paper, bound in publisher's binding: white paper spine, numbered and labeled, with dark brown paper boards; some offsetting to text leaves from illustration mounts, spine slightly darkened with minor abrasion to label, 11 1/2 x 9 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Arthur Rackham, London, Page & Co., United States

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