Lot 220 of 350:
Warren Newcombe - inscribed publisher's copy  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$330
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$200 - $300

Title:
Warren Newcombe - inscribed publisher's copy
Author:
Armitage, Merle
Place:
New York
Publisher:
E. Weyhe / Merle Armitage
Date:
1932
Description:

With photographic frontispiece by Edward Weston, original lithograph of a cactus signed by Newcombe, and numerous plates. (4to), original cream wraps with red and black printing, housed in blue silk cloth chemise and slipcase with morocco spine label lettered in gilt. Designated "Publisher's Copy," matching the issue of 500 numbered copies. First Edition. 

Signed by Armitage at the colophon as issued, original lithograph signed by Newcombe. Also inscribed by Newcombe on the first blank page: "To my good friend [Clay?], from Newcombe - Sept. 1932." 

Warren Newcombe was a painter, printmaker, experimental filmmaker and an innovative, Academy Award-winning special effects designer and studio executive

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light wear and toning to wrappers; very good or better.
 
Item number:
291106
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