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May 13, 2021 12:00 PM - May 25, 2021 07:00 PMCalender

Two Works on Illustration and Bookbinding.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3626T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 13, 2021 12:00PM


Two Works on Illustration and Bookbinding. Joseph Pennell, Pen Drawing and Pen Draughtsmen Their Work and Their Methods a Study of the Art To-Day with Technical Suggestions (London: Macmillan and Company, 1894), rebound in half green leather and printed boards with gilt stamping, 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in., and Paul Needham, Twelve Centuries of Bookbinding 400-1600 (New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library Oxford University, 1979), full green and brown leather boards with leather leaf decoration, (spine faded, interior clean and bright), 12 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

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Paul Needham, Joseph Pennell, London