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Ottley, William Young (1771-1836) A Collection of Fac-Similes of Scarce and Curious Prints, by the Early Masters of the Italian, German

Auction:
3066T
Lot:
1440
Sold for:
$86$70

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Auction:
Discovery - 3066T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 11, 2018 10:00AM

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Ottley, William Young (1771-1836) A Collection of Fac-Similes of Scarce and Curious Prints, by the Early Masters of the Italian, German, and Flemish Schools. London: for the Proprietor, sold by Longman, et al., 1826. Folio, volume one only of two, consisting of a typographical title page, a manuscript table of contents (four leaves) and 128 engraved facsimile plates mounted on heavy paper (one printed in silver); bound in half red morocco, front board and spine detached, contents foxed, ex libris Dr. Samuel Treat Armstrong (1861-1945), with his bookplate, 14 1/4 x 10 in.
Estimate $100-150


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Samuel Treat Armstrong, William Young, Book design, Bookplate, Ex Libris, Longman, Ottley, Publishing, William Young Ottley, London

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