Hogarth: Exceptional Copy c. 1850 William Hogarth Fine Steel Plate Engraving Prints - For Sale
Hogarth: Exceptional Copy c. 1850 William Hogarth Fine Steel Plate Engraving Prints
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Exceptional 'Rare' Copy!
1850 William Hogarth Fine Steel Plate Engraving Prints
The Works Of William Hogarth; E.T. Brain & Company 88 Fleet St
London, England circa 1850.
(William Hogarth 18th Century British Caricaturist 1697-1764)
This is not the common 2 volume set. This is the rare large over-size volume; most of these are within the Yale Library system.
Many of the engraving prints removed from these books sell for $25 - $35 each. This volume has 150 of them including such examples as 'Battle Of The Pictures' a statement by Hogarth
regarding auction-houses selling fakes and the anguish of art for profit vs. art from the heart.
Please examine the photos as this is the book and its condition.
The spine is attached only on one side (Shaken). The binding and connection
to pages is intact and in good shape. No loose pages. All pages connected to
the binding. The book is signed by the owner. Minor foxing on a some pages.
Bumping is minor to non-existant. This book structure involves glue-age hold-
out vs. abuse.
Overall Good Condition with spine-cover needing restoration.
(Price includes shipping Continental US only)
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