Lot 30 of 515:
Baskin, A Modest Proposal  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
A Modest Proposal

Author:
Swift, Jonathan

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Grossman Publishers

Date:
1969

Description:

[42] pp. Illustrated by Leonard Baskin. (Folio) 38.5x28.5 cm (15¼x11") brown cloth lettered in gilt on spine, printed paper label on front board. 

Leonard Baskin was an American sculptor, illustrator, wood-engraver, printmaker, graphic artist, writer and teacher. Throughout his career, Baskin maintained a commitment to the superiority of figurative art, and to the theme of human mortality.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Spine and edges sunned, a few stains; very good.


 
Item number:
292771
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