Lot 230 of 338:
Two framed miniature books  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Two framed miniature books

Author:

Place:
Various places

Publisher:

Date:
Various dates

Description:

2 miniature books, each framed with plexiglass. Includes:

  • Lummis, Charles F. Birch Bark Poems. 9th Edition, 1884. 70x55 mm, Illustrated paper wrappers. With frame: 18x18 cm (7x7").
  • Open leaf of an illustrated manuscript by Shannon Mitchell. One page with text in Latin, decorated in various colors. Opposite page is an illustration in various colors with the artist's signature in the bottom margin. Each page 70x55 mm; with frame: 18x22 cm (7x8½").

Shannon Mitchell is a Vancouver, Washington miniature book artist who is considered “the leading contemporary scribe in the field.”


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A bit of general light wear to frames; volumes not examined outside of frames; appear to be at least very good or better.


 
Item number:
311578
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