Lot 369 of 478:
Mr. Vanderbilt's House and Collection  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$450
$300 - $500

Mr. Vanderbilt's House and Collection. Volume 1

Strahan, Edward


George Barrie



Volume 1 only. viii, 74 pp. Numerous full page plates, many in color, reproduced by a variety of methods, chromolithographs, photogravures, photochrome, etc. (Folio) 47x31 cm (18½x12½") original full brown morocco over heavy domed boards, bordered and lettered in gilt, gilt strap work, sympathetically rebacked, all edges gilt. No. 551 of 1000 copies of the Holland Edition.

The first of several volumes showcasing the treasures of the Vanderbilt estate. This volume includes the house, vestibule, atrium, antechamber and library, drawing-room, and the Japanese parlor.

Lot Amendments

Binding with some old wear, rebacked; ink price on front flyleaf; very good.

Item number:
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail.  We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances. For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.


Terms and conditions


All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.


A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.


The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.