Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
San Francisco, CA, United States
DoneThu, Jul 9, 2015 6:00 PM UTC
Fine Illustrated Books - LECs - Art
Over 500 lots of rare and enticing illustrated and children’s books, ranging from Golden Age artists Arthur Rackham and Edmund Dulac to modern classics by Maurice Sendak and Dr. Seuss, plus early examples of chapbooks and other rarities, and a lengthy excursion to the land of Oz. A strong selection of titles from the Limited Editions Club includes fine printings illustrated by Pablo Picasso, Robert Motherwell, Jacob Lawrence, Fritz Eichenberg, Balthus, and others. And the section of original illustrative art, graphics and prints contains many examples of comic strip art from the 1920’s onward.