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Bookplates, Two Scrapbooks.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$523$425

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

Description:

Bookplates, Two Scrapbooks. Pre-made folio-format cloth covered scrapbooks made in Ireland, containing approximately 400 bookplates dated from the 17th through the early 20th century, bookplates pasted to the recto album pages with pages from T. Thorp's bookplate catalogue mounted opposite, each scrapbook 11 1/4 x 9 in. (2)
Estimate $400-600


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Book design, Bookplate, Folio, Publishing, ScrapBook

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