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Lot 0008
Author: Blake, William
Title: Water-Colour Designs for the Poems of Thomas Gray
Place Published: London
Publisher:Trianon Press
Date Published: 1972

3 volumes. 116 color facsimile plates and commentary. (Folio) original tan morocco-backed marbled boards, spines lettered in gilt, slipcases. No. 180 of 352 copies thus bound or unbound, numbered 37-388. Total edition of 518 copies.

Facsimile from the originals in the collection of Mr. Paul Mellon. There were an additional 166 copies in various deluxe of presentation editions. A superb facsimile of Blake's "tour de force".


A touch sunned; fine.

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William Blake's Drawings for Poems of Thomas Gray

Estimate $600 - $900Jun 28, 2018