10th March 2021 10:30 GMT/BST

Books, Maps & Ephemera

 
  Lot 13
 

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Vanity Fair - Proofs Junior (Jehu), The Vanity Fair Album, A Show of Sovereigns, Statesmen, Judges

Vanity Fair - Proofs Junior (Jehu), The Vanity Fair Album, A Show of Sovereigns, Statesmen, Judges, and Men of the Day; with Biographical and Critical Notices; Volume I, Vanity Fair, no date [May 1870], limited edition of eight sets (ten having been drawn but two were damaged by fire), composed of Proof Copies of the cartoons which appeared in Vanity Fair during the year 1869, forty-eight colour litho. plates printed by hand before letters; Volume II, Vanity Fair, no date [March 1871], limited edition of ten sets, composed of Proof Copies of the cartoons which appeared in Vanity Fair during the year 1870, fifty-three colour litho. plates printed by hand before letters, limitation slip amended and signed by Jehu Junior; limitation slips bound in, all edges gilt, original full morocco gilt bindings (some foxing to contents, bindings rubbed, spine head of volume II torn)

Sold for £280
Estimated at £500 - £1,000


 

101 plates present.

Auction: Books, Maps & Ephemera, 10th March 2021

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