Category: Signed / Inscribed

TWENTY FOUR NATURE PICTURES BY E.J.DETMOLD. Stock code: 4519

Author / Artist:

Detmold, Edward J.

Publisher:

London: J. M. Dent & Sons . 1919

Description:

First edition. Signed limited edition. One of 500 copies. Twenty four fine colour plates by E. J. Detmold, mounted onto card with a printed border and protected with a tissue guard. The title of each picture printed on the guard in brown ink. The colour plates measure 14.9 x 9.6 inches with the card mounts measure 20 x 15 inches. All housed within in the original publisher's portfolio with printed title and publication details to front panel. Spine and board corners in beige cloth. The cloth tie to the top edge is wanting but the original ties to the fore and bottom edges are intact. The printed label on inside of front board with the limitation details is numbered and signed by Detmold. The illustrations are held in place with brown card fold-overs to the top and bottom although the fold over at the fore edge is missing. Overall a very good set of these beautiful and finely produced plates. It is rare to find a complete set of all 24 plates still in the original publishers portfolio as issued with many sets having been broken up and framed to hang on walls.

Price:

£3,900.00