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    Sale 5412

    The Sunday Sale : The Langford Hall Collection, Nottinghamshire - Property of the late Mr & Mrs Patrick Radford

    6 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 89

    BOOKS -- ART REFERENCE. SPARROW, Walter Shaw. British Sporting Artists from Barlow to Herring. London: John Lane the Bodley Head, 1922. 4° (282 x 225mm). Many illustrations in colour and black-and-white, teg (light spotting). White buckram gilt, hunting vignettes on upper cover and spine (marks, gilt faded on spine). NO 22 OF 95 COPIES ON HANDMADE PAPER SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND WITH TWO ADDITIONAL DOUBLE-PAGE PLATES AFTER HENRY ALKEN; and 14 other art reference works in 26 volumes including an 8-volume set of Benezit's Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculptures, Dessinateurs et Graveurs (1966, maroon cloth gilt). (25)

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    BOOKS -- ART REFERENCE. SPARROW, Walter Shaw. British Sporting Artists from Barlow to Herring. London: John Lane the Bodley Head, 1922. 4° (282 x 225mm). Many illustrations in colour and black-and-white, teg (light spotting). White buckram gilt, hunting vignettes on upper cover and spine (marks, gilt faded on spine). NO 22 OF 95 COPIES ON HANDMADE PAPER SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND WITH TWO ADDITIONAL DOUBLE-PAGE PLATES AFTER HENRY ALKEN; and 14 other art reference works in 26 volumes including an 8-volume set of Benezit's Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculptures, Dessinateurs et Graveurs (1966, maroon cloth gilt). (25)


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