London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
THE ARION PRESS -- Herman MELVILLE. Moby-Dick; or The Whale. San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1979. 2° (375 x 250mm). Printed in black and blue on Barcham-Green hand-made paper. 100 wood engravings by Barry Moser. Original blue morocco, spine lettered in silver, edges rough-trimmed (lacking slip-case). ONE OF 265 COPIES of one of the finest 20th-century American private press books.
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.
Please note that this lot has a revised estimate of £1,200 to £1,800.
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