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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1

    ANDERSEN, Hans Christian (1805-75). Fairy Tales. London: George G. Harrap, 1932. 4°. Half title, title printed in red and black, 12 coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations. Original vellum gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut (spine lightly stained, some very light spotting), later morocco-backed slipcase. NUMBER 387 OF 525 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Hudson Arthur Rackham. His Life and Work (1960) p.172; Latimore & Haskell p.68; Riall p.177.

    Price Realised  

    ANDERSEN, Hans Christian (1805-75). Fairy Tales. London: George G. Harrap, 1932. 4°. Half title, title printed in red and black, 12 coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations. Original vellum gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut (spine lightly stained, some very light spotting), later morocco-backed slipcase. NUMBER 387 OF 525 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Hudson Arthur Rackham. His Life and Work (1960) p.172; Latimore & Haskell p.68; Riall p.177.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    ORDER OF SALE

    CHILDREN'S AND ILLUSTRATED BOOKS

    ARTHUR RACKHAM
    THE PROPERTY OF A COLLECTOR LOTS 1 - 28
    VARIOUS PROPERTIES LOTS 29 - 31
    OTHER ILLUSTRATORS AND AUTHORS LOTS 32 - 71

    ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATIONS AND CARTOONS LOTS 72 - 169



    ARTHUR RACKHAM

    THE PROPERTY OF A COLLECTOR