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BROWNE, HABLOT K[NIGHT] A large collection of books illustrated by "Phiz," Hablot K. Browne

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Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200
Price realised:  US$1,187
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BROWNE, HABLOT K[NIGHT] A large collection of books illustrated by "Phiz," Hablot K. Browne , for authors other than Dickens. The collection includes about sixty titles, plus some books on his circle (and includes a copy of the auction catalogue of his art). The condition of the volumes ranges from very good to quite worn. Included are copies of Douglas Jerrold, The Handbook of Swindling; G. P. R. James The Fight of the Fiddlers; the "Phiz"-illustrated Works of Shakespeare, with hand-colored plates, circa 1860; "Phiz," Sketches of the Seaside Country; etc. Provenance: Valerie Browne Lester, Phiz's descendant and biographer, frequently with her bookplate. The property of Valerie Browne Lester

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Auction house: Doyle New York - Auctioneers & Appraisers
Title: The Magic Flute After Marc Chagall Achieves a Record $43,750 at Doyle New York's October 28, 2009 Auction of Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints
Date of the auction: 28 Oct 2009
Address: Doyle New York - Auctioneers & Appraisers
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