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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$4,500
$6,000 - $9,000

Lac des Pleurs. Report from Lake Pepin

Schanilec, Gaylord

[Stockholm, WI]

Midnight Paper Sales



66, [6] pp. Large folding wood-engraved map and 8 multi-color wood engravings on 7 sheets (5 folding, depicting pelicans, fish, and river scenes) inserted; 31 other zinc engravings of fish in the text. (Folio) 39.5x25 cm (15½x10") quarter leather over marbled paper-covered boards, gilt-lettered spine; housed in maroon cloth clamshell box with leather spine, pictorial leather spine label, paper cover label. No. 3 of 100 copies. 

Signed by the author at the colophon. Seven years in the making, this homage to Lake Pepin (on the Mississippi River on the border between the states of Minnesota and Wisconsin) is Schanilec's most ambitious project to date. A truly beautiful production. 

Lot Amendments

a few faint scuffs to outer box cover; contents fine.

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