Lot 62 of 196:
Kelmscott bifolium on vellum  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$2,400
Estimate:
$600 - $900

Title:
Bifolium on vellum from "The Wood Beyond the World"

Author:
Morris, William

Place:
[London]

Publisher:
Kelmscott Press

Date:
[1894]

Description:

Pp. 97-98 & 111-112 as a single conjugate leaf. Printed in black with marginal headings in red; 1 large and 4 small woodcut initials, woodcut border decoration on one page. 21.5x15.5 cm. (8½x5¾").

Rare unbound bifolium on vellum from the Kelmscott printing of Morris's own "The Wood Beyond the World." There were only 8 copies on vellum produced - this bifolium was likely from a proof printing.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A faint crease, near fine.


 
Item number:
256289
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