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3245T Marlborough
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Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) C.S. Evans's The Sleeping Beauty, Signed Edition de Luxe, with Additional Drawing and Signature.

$2,091$1,700
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3245T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) C.S. Evans's The Sleeping Beauty, Signed Edition de Luxe, with Additional Drawing and Signature. London: William Heinemann; Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co., [1920]. Small folio, copy number 295 of 625 copies printed, signed by Rackham on limitation page, with an ink original sketch on the bottom portion of the limitation page showing the Queen holding the infant with the King at her side, signed by Rackham, illustrated with silhouette woodcuts printed in black and color with an added color plate tipped onto the leaf facing the first page of text, bound in publisher's parchment spine and cream paper boards (slightly toned), stamped in gold, 11 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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Keywords

lippincott, William Heinemann, London, Philadelphia