Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs

Lyon & Turnbull
Edinburgh

Date of the auction: 19.06.2019

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[AMICI, DOMENICO] [RACCOLTA DELLE PRINCIPALI VEDUTE DI ROMA] [Rome, c.1840] Oblong folio containing 26 (of 43) engravings of Rome, lacking title and text, 19th century vellum gilt 284 x 390mm

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY, REPRINTS, INCLUDING PERRET, JACQUES DES FORTIFICATIONS ET ARTIFICES, ARCHITECTURE ET PERSPECTIVE Unterscheidheim: Verlag Walter Uhl, 1971. Folio, publisher's buckram, a facsimile of the Paris edition of 1601; Serlio, Sebastiano Tutte l'opere d'archittettura et prospetiva

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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ART & ARCHITECTURE, 8 VOLUMES INCLUDING CECI, CARLO Piccoli Bronzi del Real Museo Nazionale... Naples, [n.d.] Oblong folio, frontispiece, 13 colour plates, original wrappers, worn; Shaw, Henry The Hand Book of Mediaeval Alphabets and Devices. London: Bernard Quaritch, 1853. 8vo, 36 plates, original

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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ART REFERENCE AND OTHER BOOKS INCLUDING CAW, SIR JAMES L. Sir James Guthrie. London: Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1932. Folio, original red cloth gilt; Cursiter, Stanley Looking Back. [N.p., n.d.] 8vo, bound photocopy of Cursiter's corrected proof? copy of the work; [Idem] Scottish Art. London: George

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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DEAN, GEORGE ALFRED A SERIES OF SELECTED DESIGNS FOR COUNTRY RESIDENCES, ENTRANCE LODGES, Farm Offices, Cottages, &c., Worthing: C.H. Knight; York: J. Sampson & London: Longmans, Green [&c.], 1867. Folio, 35 lithographed plates (1-33, 17a & 20a), 2 tinted, some double-page, original brown cloth

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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DIAMONDS, FOUR VOLUMES WILLIAMS, GARDNER F. The Diamond Mines of South Africa. New York: B.F. Buck & Company, 1906. 2 volumes, 8vo, portrait, plates, contemporary half calf gilt; Williams, Alpheus F. The Genesis of the Diamond. London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1932. 2 volumes, 8vo, plates, original blue

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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EMBROIDERY, & OTHERS, COMPRISING BARBER, MARY. SOME DRAWINGS OF ANCIENT EMBROIDERY. THIRTY SPECIMENS London: H. Sotheran, 1880. First edition, folio, 30 chromolithographed plates, original decorative buff cloth gilt, g.e.; Farren, R. Cambridge and its Neighbourhood. Cambridge: Macmillan, 1881

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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FURNITURE & OTHER ART REFERENCE, A COLLECTION INCLUDING MACQUOID, PERCY & RALPH EDWARDS The Dictionary of English Furniture. 1924-27, 3 volumes, folio, original green cloth gilt, frayed dustwrappers; Macquoid, Percy A History of English Furniture. The Age of Mahogany [The Age of Satinwood], London

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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FURNITURE AND GARDENING 4 WORKS MacQuoid, Percy A History of English Furniture: The Age of Mahogany. London: Lawrence & Bullen, Ltd., 1906. Folio, original red cloth gilt; Jekyll, Gertrude Garden Ornament. London: Country Life/George Newnes, Ltd., 1918. Folio, original green half morocco; Timms

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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FURNITURE ART REFERENCE WORKS, A COLLECTION INCLUDING MACQUOID, PERCY A History of English Furniture. London, 1904-08. 4 volumes, folio, plates, original maroon buckram gilt, t.e.g.; Tipping, H. Avray English Homes. Period IV (vol.1) and Period III (vol. 1), 1929, 2 volumes, folio, original blue

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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GALLO, ELEONORA PEASANT ART IN ITALY Florence: Giulio Gianni & Figlio, 1929. Oblong folio, number 223 of 250 copies, original printed cloth, a little spotting; Schmoller, Hans Panoply of Paper: on Collecting Decorated Papers. Gloucestershire: The Whittington Press, [n.d.] Original wrappers, with a

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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GILLESPIE GRAHAM, JAMES THE CHAPEL OF ST. ANTHONY THE EREMITE AT MURTHLY, PERTHSHIRE Edinburgh: Alexander Hill, 1850. Folio, title and 16 colour lithographs, lacking description and text leaves, unbound

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HIRST, DAMIEN FROM THE CRADLE TO THE GRAVE. SELECTED DRAWINGS London: Criteria in association with The British Council, 2004. Oblong folio, signed by the artist, one of 1500 copies, original cloth-backed pictorial boards, g.e., without the box

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HOCKNEY, DAVID NEW PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS AND GRAPHICS OCTOBER 29 - NOVEMBER 16, 1977 New York: André Emmerich Gallery, 1977. 4to, signed on leaf after title "For Jonathan, David", original pictorial wrappers, wrappers slightly discoloured; Hockney, David Another copy. 1977, signed on leaf after title

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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I. & J. TAYLOR, PUBLISHERS DESIGNS FOR MONUMENTS INCLUDING GRAVE STONES London, [c.1791] 4to, 40 engraved plates including title, modern half calf gilt over contemporary boards

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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IMPORTANT SOTHEBY'S BOOKSALE CATALOGUES, A QUANTITY, INCLUDING THE HONEYMAN COLLECTION OF SCIENTIFIC BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS 1978-81. 7 volumes, original wrappers, with buyers/price lists; The Library of Henry Blackmer II. 1989. 4to, original cloth; Darwin's Century: The Jeremy Norman Collection

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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INDIAN ART MUGHAL ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN, LATE 19TH CENTURY album containing 28 leaves with laid-down watercolour and hand-drawn copies of patterns found in Mughal design, including "Latticed shutter Cashmere [sic.]", "[decoration from] Saleem Chisti's [sic.] tomb" and "White marble latticed

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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JOYANT, MAURICE HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC, 1864-1901 Paris: H. Floury, 1927. 2 volumes, 4to, one of 175 copies, 2 original drypoint etchings and 105 (of 106?) plates, later dark green half morocco gilt, original wrappers bound in (2

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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KOCH, ALEXANDER - GEORG FUCHS - F.H. NEWBERY L'EXPOSITION INTERNATIONALE DES ARTS DÉCORATIFS MODERNES A TURIN 1902 Darmstadt, 1902. 4to, 4 plates, 3 in colour, paper-covered boards gilt, covers rebacked onto cloth, ex-library copy

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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LUGAR, ROBERT THE COUNTRY GENTLEMAN'S ARCHITECT London: J. Taylor, 1823. Second edition, 4to, 32pp., 22 engraved plates, some double-page, original grey boards, uncut, joints lightly cracked or rubbed

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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PUGIN, AUGUSTUS WELBY NORTHMORE DESIGNS FOR IRON & BRASS WORK... London: Ackermann & Co., [1836]. 4to, engraved title and 26 engraved plates, contemporary half calf with the label of the Birmingham Society of Arts and Government School of Design to the upper cover, some spotting; Goldsmiths Designs

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £100 - £120

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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PYE, CHARLES PROVINCIAL COPPER COINS OR TOKENS Birmingham: Thomas Pearson, [1796]. 4to [large paper copy], 36 engraved plates, contemporary half calf rebacked, bookplate of George Chetwynd, some light, scattered foxing and slight marginal dampstaining [ESTC T105266

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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RAVILIOUS, ERIC - GREENWOOD, JEREMY ENGRAVINGS Suffolk: Wood Lea Press, 2008. Folio, one of 800 copies, original cloth, slipcase, a fine copy

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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RICHARDSON, CHARLES JAMES STUDIES OF ORNAMENTAL DESIGN Large folio, lithographed decorative title, text within bistre, sepia and gold lithographed borders, frontispiece and 16 lithographed plates (9 coloured), contemporary green half morocco, spine gilt, 2 (different) lithographed dedication leaves

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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RUSKIN, JOHN THE WORKS London: G. Allen, 1903-1912. limited to 2062 copies, edited by E.T. Cook and Alexander Wedderburn, 39 volumes, 8vo, Library Edition, plates, original maroon cloth gilt, uncut, t.e.g., all but 2 volumes (vol. 36 & 37) with dustwrappers

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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SHAW, HENRY THE DECORATIVE ARTS ECCLESIASTISTICAL AND CIVIL OF THE MIDDLE AGES London: William Pickering, 1851. Folio, 41 chromolithographed and lithographed plates, contemporary panelled red morocco gilt, bookplates of Thomas Bowater Vernon and David Graham, gauffered edges, scattered spotting

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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SUFFOLK ARCHITECTURE - DAVY, HENRY A SERIES OF ETCHINGS ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE ARCHITECTURAL ANTIQUITIES OF SUFFOLK Southwold: Published by the Author, 1827. Folio, One of 50 "Super Royal Folio" copies, original upper wrapper for part 2 with manuscript name of John Britton Esq. bound in at beginning

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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TURNBULL, GEORGE A TREATISE ON ANCIENT PAINTING... London: A. Millar, 1740. Folio, 54 engraved plates, contemporary calf, joints split, bookplate, a little soiling and spotting [ESTC T114745

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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VIOLLET-LE-DUC, E PEINTURES MURALES DES CHAPELLES DE NOTRE-DAME DE PARIS Paris: A. Morel, 1870. Large folio, 62 plates printed in colours and gold (1-60 & A-B), contemporary green half morocco gilt, g.e., scattered spotting, chiefly marginal, somewhat rubbed

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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WYATT, SIR MATTHEW DIGBY SPECIMENS OF ORNAMENTAL ART WORKMANSHIP IN GOLD, SILVER, IRON, Brass and Bronze from the Twelfth to the Nineteenth Centuries. London: Day & Son, 1852. Large folio, frontispiece and 49 tinted and hand-coloured lithographed plates, original blindstamped and decorative salmon

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019