Lot 95 of 350:
John Leech's illustrations for Punch Series 1 through 5  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$270
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Pictures of Life and Character ... From the Collection of Mr. Punch, Series 1-5 [all published]
Author:
Leech, John
Place:
London
Publisher:
Bradbury and Evans
Date:
1862-[1869]
Description:

5 volumes. Illustrations throughout by John Leech. (Oblong folio) 30x24 cm (11¾x9½") modern three-quarter brown morocco and cloth, spines lettered in gilt.

Early impressions of the five series, which were originally published from 1854 through 1869. The well-known and enormously popular collection of Leech's Punch illustrations, here handsomely reproduced and bound. Complete sets are uncommon.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
A few faint smudges to cloth; else a fine set.
 
Item number:
291792
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