Catalog Archive
Auction 99, Lot 649

"The Romance of El Camino Real",

Subject: History - California

Period: 1934 (circa)

Publication: Kaloprint Corporation

Color: Black & White

10 x 13 inches
25.4 x 33 cm

Beautifully prepared book with 25 kaloprints pertaining to the historic California Missions with images of the structures, interiors, and Mission Indian portraiture. These prints are very finely hand printed b&w photographs. Number 216 Historical Souvenir of 1000 limited copies. Each plate protected by blind-stamped tissue paper with spider web motif; illustrations are tipped in with text on facing page. Presentation bookplate registered to George William Payne.


Condition: B

Spine split, front and back covers detached and degrading, but present. All prints are in excellent condition.

Estimate: $50 - $60

Sold for: $35

Closed on 6/12/2002