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Title: Representative Etchings By Artists of To-Day in America Original Plates By Frederick S. Church, Robert F. Blum, James S. King, Stephen Parrish, Herman N. Hyneman, Frederick W. Freer, Frank M. Gregory, Stephen F. Ferris, James F. Calahan, C. F. W. Mielatz
Author: Hitchock, Ripley
Description: 54 pp. With 10 original etched plates, including frontispiece in sepia; tissue guards & captioned interleaves. 44x31.5 cm. (17¼x12¼"), original gilt-pictorial green cloth, beveled edges, top edge gilt. No. 148 of 500 copies of the cloth-bound edition. First Edition.Of the ten artists represented, the most notable would be Stephen Parrish, father of Maxfield Parrish - his contribution is "A Winter's Day, Windsor, N.S." The books is signed by the publisher (secreterially I imagine) on the limitation page.
Heading: Place Published: New York
Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes
Date Published: 1887
Some rubbing to joints, spine and extremities; front endpapers ceased, small rubberstamp of Achenbach Foundation to title-page, else very good, etchings fine.
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172: Original Etchings by American Artists 1887

Estimate $500 - $800Jul 28, 2011
Starting Price $150
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