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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 90

    BOOKS -- DECORATIVE ARTS. WAKEFIELD, Hugh. Nineteenth Century British Glass. London: Faber, 1961. 8° (250 x 155mm). Colour frontispiece, several black-and-white photographs. Blue cloth, pictorial dustjacket (jacket slightly marked and chipped). FIRST EDITION; HOUSTON, John. Lucie Rie. London: Crafts Council, 1981. 4° (240 x 185mm). Colour and black-and-white photographs by David Cripps (owner's name and address on front endpaper). Grey cloth, pictorial dustjacket. FIRST EDITION; with 16 others works on the decorative arts, including 4 on glass and 3 on silver. (18)

    Price Realised  

    BOOKS -- DECORATIVE ARTS. WAKEFIELD, Hugh. Nineteenth Century British Glass. London: Faber, 1961. 8° (250 x 155mm). Colour frontispiece, several black-and-white photographs. Blue cloth, pictorial dustjacket (jacket slightly marked and chipped). FIRST EDITION; HOUSTON, John. Lucie Rie. London: Crafts Council, 1981. 4° (240 x 185mm). Colour and black-and-white photographs by David Cripps (owner's name and address on front endpaper). Grey cloth, pictorial dustjacket. FIRST EDITION; with 16 others works on the decorative arts, including 4 on glass and 3 on silver. (18)


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