Catalogue Raisonne of Engraved British Portraits from Altered Plates.

LAYARD, George Somes.

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Place Published: London
Publisher: 1927
Date Published: 1927

Description: Arranged by M. H. Latham. With an introduction by the Marquess of Sligo. 43 plates. 134pp. 4to, blue cloth. London, Philip Allan, 1927. Very good.

Comments: Study of 118 "palimpsest plates" in which the picture has been altered, usually to be re-engraved with another person's head. Unnumbered out-of-series copy from an edition of 300. George Sarton's copy with his bookplate & signature.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 41297


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