• The Cowdray Sale: Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 8014

    The Cowdray Sale: Works of Art from Cowdray Park and Dunecht House, At Cowdray Park, West Sussex

    13 - 15 September 2011, Cowdray Park

  • Lot 1177

    BURNE-JONES, Edward (1833-1898). The Work of Edward Burne-Jones. London: The Berlin Photographic Company, circa 1900. 2° (663 x 495mm). 91 photogravure on china paper. (Very occasional light spotting.) Contemporary blue morocco gilt (spine evenly faded, extremities lightly rubbed). Provenance: Annie Cowdray (book plate).

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    BURNE-JONES, Edward (1833-1898). The Work of Edward Burne-Jones. London: The Berlin Photographic Company, circa 1900. 2° (663 x 495mm). 91 photogravure on china paper. (Very occasional light spotting.) Contemporary blue morocco gilt (spine evenly faded, extremities lightly rubbed). Provenance: Annie Cowdray (book plate).

    FIRST EDITION. ONE OF 200 COPIES signed by Philip Burne-Jones, the son of the artist Edward. RARE: Apparently only one other copy sold at auction in over 35 years (Sotheby's, 30 November 1994).


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