Engravings and their Value A Complete Guide to the Collection and Prices of all Classes of Prints
6th IMPRESSION. NO INSCRIPTIONS. ED. BY MAXWELL-BARBOUR. COMPREHENSIVE RECORD TO 1929 OF WOOD, LINE, CHIAROSCURO, MEZZOTINT, STIPPLE, AQUATINT, LITHOGRAPHY WITH CHAPTERS ON FORGERIES, 'PROOFS' & 'STATES'. GOLD GILT TITLES & DECORATIVE MOTIF. 26 Colour & B&W plates by Durer, Rembrandt, Whistler, Reynolds, Goya, Bartolozzi & many more. Many excellent full page plates including "Death of Captain Cook at Owyhww", Emma by Romney, the Ladies Waldegrave by Sir Joshua Reynolds, Lady Hamilton as the Spinster, by Romney, The Offer of Love by Durer.....and much more. Internally book is very sound but with general wear/ bumps/nicks to the boards are corners, spine. Heavy book of 707 pp [30x23] which may incur extra postage to some countries - pls enquire when ordering.
Author: Slater, J. Herbert
Illustrated By: Multiple Illustrators
Published: 1929 "The Bazaar, Exchange and Mart" Limited. Link House, Greville Street, London.
Edition: Fifth or later edition
Book Condition: Very Good