Catalog Archive
Auction 100, Lot 602

"A History of Book Illustration: The Illuminated Manuscript and the Printed Book", Bland, David

Subject: Reference

Period: 1958 (published)

Publication: Faber & Faber (pub.)


8 x 11 inches
20.3 x 27.9 cm

Treatise on the historical development of book illustration art from the earliest illuminated manuscripts to the impact of modern methods. First edition, 448 pp., index, 395 illustrations including 19 full-color plates that are tipped in. Hardbound in orange cloth with dustjacket in protective sleeve.


Condition: A

Dustjacket worn, else very good.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for: $60

Closed on 9/12/2002