Lot 298 of 302:
Horace Walpole Anecdotes of Painting- 3 volumes  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$48
Estimate:
$10 - $100

Title:
Anecdotes of Painting in England... With Some Account of the Principal Artists... With Additions by the Rev. James Dallaway.

Author:
Walpole, Horace

Place:
London

Publisher:
Henry G. Bohn

Date:
1849

Description:

3 volumes. 77 plates and 87 woodcuts in text, with three frontispiece portraits. (8vo) 22.1x14 cm (8¾x5½") blindstamped brown cloth lettered in gilt on spine. Revised Edition with additional notes by Ralph N. Wornum.

First edition as edited by Wornum, based on an earlier edition edited by James Dallaway and hence this is sometimes referred to as the Dallaway and Wornum edition. Hazen, Strawberry Hill, p. 66; NCBEL II, 1589. 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Moderate wear to cloth, edging and corner wear, spine panel of Volume III torn; some offsetting from plates; very good.

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Item number:
301484a
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