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    Sale 5864

    Modern British Prints

    9 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    Elisabeth Frink (1930-1993)

    Etchings illustrating Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, Leslie Waddington Prints Ltd., London, 1972 (Wiseman 56-76)

    Price Realised  

    Elisabeth Frink (1930-1993)
    Etchings illustrating Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, Leslie Waddington Prints Ltd., London, 1972 (Wiseman 56-76)
    the complete set of 19 etching and aquatints, 1972, on Barcham Green, with title, introduction by Nevill Coghill, text and justification, signed in black ink on the last page, numbered C. 241, from the edition of 275 (there were also 25 hors commerce copies), the full sheets, an occasional pale fox mark, otherwise in very good condition, loose in beige canvas covers, the upper cover with a gold embossed design of an eagle, a small split at the left edge, surface soiling to the lower spine, lacking the ribbon tie(portfolio)
    670 x 470mm. (overall)


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