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Four illustrated books, three of them signed by the artists

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Estimate: US$300 - US$500
Price realised:  US$180
Lot number 256, Views: 100

Title: Four illustrated books, three of them signed by the artists Author: Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates. Description: Includes: Shakespeare, William. As You Like It. Tipped-in color plates by John Austen (some plates with corner creases). (Spine faded). No. 24 of 115 copies, signed by the artist. London: William Jackson [1930]. Tales of Passed Times Written for Children by Mr. Perrault, newly decorated by John Austen Rebound in cloth. No. 21 of 200 copies signed by the artist. [London]: Selwyn & Blount, [1922]. Du Bois, William Pène. The Three Policemen. Illustrated by the author. Jacket. Signed by the author/artist on the half-title. New York: Viking, 1938. Burnett, Frances Hogson. A Little Princess. Illustrated by Tasha Tudor Jacket (torn with a few chips). Philadelphia: Lippincott, [1963]. A nice selection, the first two, illustrated by John Austen are signed and limited editions; the third is signed by the young (20 years old) author and illustrator William Pène Du Bois. Lot Amendments Condition: Varying amounts of wear, very good. Item number: 279962

Informations about the auction
Auction house: PBA Galleries
Title: Sale 609: The Gary Dollar Collection of the Wizard of Oz, with Children’s Books, Art & Illustration, Fine Bindings & Sets
Date of the auction: 9 Mar 2017
Address: PBA Galleries
1233 Sutter Street
94109 San Francisco, CA
United States
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