Lot 163 of 587:
Hutchinson Golf book w/ Fore-edge painting  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$480
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Title:
Golf: Badminton Library
Author:
Hutchinson, Horace
Place:
London
Publisher:
Longmans, Green & Co.
Date:
1890
Description:

xiv, 463 pp. Illustrations from photos, paintings, engravings, drawings, etc. 7x5, recent ¾ green morocco & black cloth, ruled in gilt, gilt-lettered black morocco spine labels, raised bands, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, with an original fore-edge painting by Martin Frost of the U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship held at the Ardsley Club in 1898. Second Edition.

With artist Martin Frost’s printed label identifying the fore-edge painting, signed, tipped-in on front flyleaf. Recently drawn but in an early / classic style. D&M 3000; D&J H28660.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Occasional faint foxing; a finely rebound copy with a superb painting.
 
Item number:
240172
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