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Herbert Furst (Editor)
The Woodcut: Annual 3 Edition De Luxe Inc. Original Wood-Engraving By John Nash
1929. Exteremely good - please read description fully. The Woodcut: An Annual, No III, Edition De Luxe With Original Wood-Engraving By John Nash - Furst, Herbert (Editor) Edition De Luxe. The Frontispiece being an original Wood-Engraving, 'The Two Tugs', by John Nash, signed in pencil. This is a scarce copy of only 80 limited editions Orange buckram boards. Printed at The Curwen Press and includes, 'The Wood-Engravings of John Nash by W.A. Thorpe', illustrated with wood-engravings. As well as various articles etc, plus 'Fourteen Contemporary Woodcuts': which include work by Gwendolen Raverat, Tirzah Garwood, Gertrude Hermes and Aristide Maillol; plus examples by Russian and other European artists on hand-made paper printed recto only. The Dust Jacket is a patterned paper design by Althea Willoughby with a small piece missing on both the front and the back. The orange buckram binding is in near fine condition. The contents, including the John Nash wood-engraving are all in superb original condition. An extremely fine copy of this very rare book. Part of a large Estate Sale from prolific Art Collector, author and accomplished Art Historian Collection dating from mid 1940s Hundreds more mainly Rare and Antiquarian pieces to be listed Letter of authenticity and provenance upon request *please note some items may take an additional 5 days to deliver depending on our storage access. [Attributes: First Edition; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: port_fine_art_and_collectables [London, United Kingdom]
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