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COSWAY-STYLE PORTRAITS OF POETS.
Collection of six Cosway-style portraits of Burns, Wordsworth, Ruskin, Longfellow, Whittier and Francis Bacon each in a straight-grain morocco case.
c.1912. Six miniature watercolour oval portraits of Burns, Wordsworth, Longfellow, Ruskin, Whittier and Francis Bacon each set in a handsome matching morocco case probably by Riviere of dark blue straight grain morocco with the portrait set behind glass in a setting of blue morocco with a gilt laurel wreath tooled around the oval and the initial of the poet at the base, blue watered silk doublures. An exquisite set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: SOPHIE SCHNEIDEMAN RARE BOOKS, ABA, ILAB [LONDON, United Kingdom]

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