London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
Mother Goose. The Old Nursery Rhymes. London: William Heinemann, 1913. 4°. Half title, mounted coloured frontispiece and 12 plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations including silhouettes (small hole to margin of half title). Original white pictorial cloth gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut (upper cover very lightly speckled). NUMBER 490 OF 1,130 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Latimore & Haskell p.40; Riall p.115.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium.
In conversation with the Korean-American artist, whose recent painting The Evolution of Perception will be offered at Christie’s in Hong Kong on 25 November
As this 1,000-year-old Ru tea bowl comes to auction in Hong Kong, we look at the evolution of the grey-green ware from Yue to Yaozhou to Ru