London, South Kensington
1 June 2009
HELLEU, Paul (1859-1927). A Gallery of Portraits. London: Edward Arnold, 1907. Large 4° (496 x 370mm). 24 coloured plates (gutta percha perished, light marginal spotting). Contemporary woven cloth, earl coronet with initials RD below (head and tail of spine frayed, spine lightly sunfaded). Provenance: Rachel Dudley (?Countess Rachel Dudley (d.1920), inscription to her, dated Christmas 1904, on title).
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