Lot 285 of 338:
Gordon Murray Watercolors after Turner unique  

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Estimate:
$700 - $1,000

Title:
Byron and Turner's Venice

Author:
Murray, Gordon

Place:
[Bexhill-on-Sea, England]

Publisher:
[Silver Thimble Books]

Date:
1987

Description:

Not paginated. Hand-calligraphed text from Byron's Childe Harold's Pilgrimage. Seven original miniature watercolor paintings by Gordon Murray after works by J.M.W. Turner. 62x70 mm, blue cloth with an additional original watercolor inset in the front cover, slipcase. Not numbered but clearly unique.

Signed and dated by Murray at the rear. A  unique miniature by British television producer, puppeteer, artist, and miniature book publisher Gordon Murray. Stunningly beautiful watercolors after illustrations by Turner.


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Condition:
Fine.


 
Item number:
311568
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