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Gay, John (1685-1732), Presentation Copy

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2386
Lot:
377
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$118$100

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2386
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Gay, John (1685-1732), Presentation Copy, Rural Sports, New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1930, limited edition numbered 145 of 225, with hand colored illustrations by Gordon Ross, signed frontis plate, and with pencil, ink and watercolor presentation sketch to front endsheet signed by Ross, inscribed "For a Rural Sport, in fondness," morocco, large 4to, (minor toning, spine sunfaded).
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Gordon Ross, William Edwin Rudge, Bookbinding, Painting, Sketch, Watercolor painting

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