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Wilde, Gerald (1905-1986) Five Identical Signed Lithographs Illustrating T. S. Eliot's (1888-1965) Rhapsody on a Windy Night.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Wilde, Gerald (1905-1986) Five Identical Signed Lithographs Illustrating T. S. Eliot's (1888-1965) Rhapsody on a Windy Night.
Each of the five identical sheets contain all three lithographs commissioned by Poetry London 10 in 1944 to illustrate Eliot's Rhapsody on a Windy Night, each signed twice in pencil by Wilde, and still occupying the sheets (not cut or separated), 20 x 15 in.
Estimate $200-300


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London, British people, Eliot family, Literature, Napster, New Criticism, Poetry, Rhapsody, T. S. Eliot

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