Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
San Francisco, CA, United States
DoneThu, Nov 2, 2017 6:00 PM GMT
Illustrated, Children's & Books in All Fields
More than 550 lots of are offered. The first section of the sale features works illustrated by many of the most desired names of the golden era of book illustration and beyond. Harry Clarke, Edmund Dulac, Kay Neilsen, Howard Pyle, Maxfield Parrish, Arthur Rackham, and Willy Pogany are all represented. More than forty first editions illustrated by Dr. Seuss are also offered, along with scores of other fine illustrated works for children and adults from the 18th through the 21st centuries. The second section of the sale includes a wide variety of genres, from early printed books to the fine presses of the 20th century, finely bound books and sets, fore-edge paintings, a selection of Jazz ephemera, 19th century medical works with chromolithograph plates, large selections from the Perishable Press, the Book Club of California, and much more. Nearly 70 lots offered without reserve will follow the catalogued sale.