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(Baskin, Leonard (1922-2000), Illustrator), and (Fine Press, Gehenna)

Auction:
2571B
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$368$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2571B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

(Baskin, Leonard (1922-2000), Illustrator), and (Fine Press, Gehenna), Three titles in four volumes, Blake, William (1757-1827), A Letter from William Blake...to Thomas Butts, Northampton: Gehenna Press, 1964, numbered 201 of 500 signed by Baskin, wraps, 12mo; two copies: Crane, Hart, Voyages: Six Poems from White Buildings, New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1957, printed at the Gehenna Press, edition of 975 copies signed by Baskin, one out of series numbered in pencil, the other numbered 523, wraps, oblong folio, slipcased; Thirteen Poems by Wilfred Owen, Northampton: Gehenna Press, 1961, illustrations by Baskin and Ben Shahn, out of series edition of 400 signed by Baskin, half cloth, folio, (good).
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Baskin Shahn, Gehenna Press, Northampton, William Blake, Thomas Butts, Crane, Wilfred Owen, Ben Shahn, Christian theology, Prophets

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