11 - 13 July 2000
REYNOLDS, Sir Joshua - LESLIE, Charles Robert & Tom TAYLOR. Life and Times of Sir Joshua Reynolds, London: John Murray, 1865.
4 volumes, 8° (210 x 130mm). Engraved plates, EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED with c.180 engraved and lithographic views and portraits, some hand-coloured, many mounted and inlaid to size. Brown morocco gilt by Bayntun, spines gilt in compartments, covers with geometric borders ruled in gilt and black, gilt edges; together with 3 other EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED works of art biography in 6 volumes including Claude Philips Sir Joshua Reynolds (London, 1894, 2 vols.), D.E. Williams The Life and Correspondence of Sir Thomas Lawrence (London, 1831, 2 vols.) and Walter Thornbury The Life of J. M. W. Turner (London, 1862, 2 vols.), all bound in morocco. (10)
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