Spring Select Auction (2006)

Books

397. Une Centaine de Peinters, The Works of One Hundred Great Masters (Engraved) With Descriptive Text Under the Direction of Alphonse Bacheret, Volume I. Philadelphia, George Barrie, Edition de Grand Luxe 859, no publication date. Heavy leather binding with gilt lettering and page edging, multi-colored palette to cover, 22 engravings. 23.5" x 19" x 2". All pages intact, minor foxing and cover wear, crisp engravings, strong binding. 300-500
398. Une Centaine de Peinters, The Works of One Hundred Great Masters (Engraved) With Descriptive Text Under the Direction of Alphonse Bacheret, Volume II. Philadelphia, George Barrie, Edition de Grand Luxe 859, no publication date. Heavy leather binding with gilt lettering and page edging, multi-colored palette to cover, 22 engravings. 23.5" x 19" x 2". All pages intact, minor foxing and cover wear, crisp engravings, strong binding. 300-500
399. Une Centaine de Peinters, The Works of One Hundred Great Masters (Engraved) With Descriptive Text Under the Direction of Alphonse Bacheret, Volume IV. Philadelphia, George Barrie, Edition de Grand Luxe 859, no publication date. Heavy leather binding with gilt lettering & page edging, multi-colored palette to cover, 21 engravings. 23.5" x 19" x 2". All pages intact, minor foxing and cover wear, crisp engravings, strong binding. 300-500
400. Black's General Atlas of the World, American Edition, Embracing The Latest Discoveries, New Boundaries, And Other Changes Accompanied by Introductory Letterpress And Index. Edinburgh, Adam And Charles Black, 1879. Red leather binding with gilt lettering and page edging. 18" x 14" x 1.5". All pages intact, light foxing, some stains to cover, strong binding. 500-700
401. The Art Treasures of America, Being The Choicest Works of Art in the Public and Private Collections of North America, Volume I. Edited by Edward Strahan, Philadelphia, George Barrie Publisher, 1879, Copy 934, India Proofs Lettered. Paintings reproduced both within texts and in separate plates. Red leather binding with gilt lettering and page edging. 17" x 12" x 2.25". All pages intact, light foxing, strong binding. 200-400
402. Illustrated Catalogue: The Master Pieces of the International Exhibition 1876, Gebbie & Barrie, Publishers, Philadelphia, 1875. Leather binding with gilt lettering. Sections include Historical Introduction, Fine Art, Industrial Art, History of the Exhibition, and Mechanics & Science. 11.75" x 9" x 1.75". Most pages have no foxing, strong binding except two pages loose but attached. 200-400
403. The Art Journal For 1878, New York: D. Appleton & Co., Publishers. Leather binding with gilt lettering, marbled page edging. 36 steel engravings, plus well-illustrated articles on art exhibitions, schools, and associations, American homes and churches, and Japanese art. 13" x 11" x 2". Very good condition, strong binding. 200-400
404. The Art Journal For 1879, New York: D. Appleton & Co., Publishers. Leather binding with gilt lettering and page edging. 36 steel engravings, four full-page wood engravings, illustrated articles on art exhibitions, schools, and associations, poetry, American homes, and Japanese bronze and porcelain. 13" x 11" x 2". Very good condition, one partially loose page, strong binding. 200-400
405. Picturesque Europe: A Delineation By Pen And Pencil of The Natural Features And The Picturesque And Historical Places of Great Britain And The Continent, Illustrated on Steel and Wood by European and American Artists, Volume I. Edited by Bayard Taylor, New York: D. Appleton And Company, 1875. Leather binding with gilt lettering and page edging. 21 steel engravings, and articles with wood engraved illustrations. 13" x 11" x 2". Wear to spine, strong binding. 100-200
406. Picturesque Europe: A Delineation By Pen And Pencil of The Natural Features And The Picturesque And Historical Places of Great Britain And The Continent, Illustrated on Steel and Wood by European and American Artists, Volume II. Edited by Bayard Taylor, New York: D. Appleton And Company, 1875. Leather binding with gilt lettering and page edging. 22 steel engravings, and articles with wood engraved illustrations. 13" x 11" x 2". Strong binding. 100-200
407. Picturesque Europe: A Delineation By Pen And Pencil of The Natural Features And The Picturesque And Historical Places of Great Britain And The Continent, Illustrated on Steel and Wood by European and American Artists, Volume III. Edited by Bayard Taylor, New York: D. Appleton And Company, 1875. Leather binding with gilt lettering and page edging. 20 steel engravings, and articles with wood engraved illustrations. 13" x 11" x 2". Strong binding. 100-200
408. The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Illustrated, Volumes I & II. Boston: Houghton, Osgood and Company, The Riverside Press, Cambridge, 1879. Leather binding with gilt lettering and page edging. 12" x 10" x 2". Wear to leather, some foxing, strong binding. 100-200
316. Six hard cover books on L.C. Tiffany: The Lamps of Tiffany by E. Neustadt, signed museum edition, weak binding; Louis C Tiffany Rebel in Glass by R Koch, library edition, DJ as is; Louis C Tiffany's Glass Bronzes Lamps by R Koch; Louis C Tiffany The Garden Museum Collection by A Duncan; Sotheby's catalog of the JW Mecum collection of Tiffany Lamps; Tiffany Windows by A Duncan. All in very good condition except as noted. 500-600

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