Lot 608

Samuel Howitt Work of Animals 1811 with 56 plates

Estimate: $50 - $100

Bid Increments

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Howitt, Samuel, A New Work of Animals, principally designed from The Fables of Aesop, Gay and Phaedrus, illustrated with 56 etched plates, 1811, Edward Orme, London, 4to., original 3/4 leather with marbled boards. Provenance: from the estate of the pioneering tattoo artist, fine artist and sculptor Nick Bubash, Pittsburgh, PA.

Condition

Contents good with smudging and handling to the margins; missing pieces of spine leather at head and foot; evidence of old repair to front outer hinge. Merchandise will be packed and transported by the purchaser at their own risk and expense. A list of recommended shippers is on our website: https://www.conceptgallery.com/auctions/shipping/ .