Our ABA Chelsea Rare Book Fair Catalogue is here!
The listing, of over 400 interesting & curious items, contains a large selection of satire, UK & foreign topography, portraits, natural history, sporting, decorative scenes and of course ephemera. We will also be bringing our new uncatalogued purchases to the fair.
We have a few highlights we think are worth bringing to your attention.
- Several prints by William Heath
- In our natural history section there are some Herbert Dicksee etchings
- India related prints and portraits
- UK Views including an amazing Plan and Elevation of the Royal Fire Works to be Perform’d in St James’s Park
Our Final Listing for 2019: Monday 2nd December: Special Highlights to celebrate 40 years in Covent Garden.
Herbert Dicksee [signed in pencil.]
[Fine Art Society?, c.1900]
Rare etching, signed artist’s proof. 435 x 365 (17 x 141½”), with large margins, paper watermarked ‘O.W.P. & A.C.L.’.
O.W. Paper & Arts Co. Ltd. was established by the English painter John William North (1842-1924) in 1895 to create fine paper for artists. It was used by printmakers including Whistler and Strang.
From the celebrated collection of Bryan & Valerie Steele.
[Ref: 52657] £1,350.00