BOOKS: Cole 1902 Old English Masters Signed Ltd Ed, Old English Masters Engraved by Timothy Cole. Macmillan, London. 1902. Number 94 from a limited edition of 150 printed on Japan silk tissue paper and signed by the engraver and printer--Cole and J. C. Bauer. Enclosed in two folding tray cases. 14 x 17 1/2 inches. Each box contains 24 wood-engraved Illustrations, each signed by Cole and Bauer. The images are printed on very thin, delicate paper, and enclosed in a folder of heavier card stock, with a window and a tissue overlay with the print number and title.
Provenance: Property from the Collection of Charles E. Sigety
Notes/Literature: The late Charles E. Sigety was a renowned collector of Americana, ranging from examples of Norman Rockwell to important historic documents. A selection of his collection was sold at Christie's New York in 2016