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NIELSEN, Kay

Rare books illustrated by Kay Nielsen, including first editions, signed limited editions, and finely bound copies of In Powder and Crinoline.

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  1. 14754comp
    Signed Limited Edition. One of 500 copies. Signed by Nielsen. Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 14754

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  2. In Powder and Crinoline.
    Signed limited edition, number 12 of 500 copies signed by the artist. Learn More
    £3,500

    Stock Code: 18951

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  3. 75224
    £1,800

    Stock Code: 75224

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  4. 111943
    "Nielsen..."> An original watercolour for In Powder and Crinoline, signed and dated "Kay Nielsen 1913" in the lower left corner. Nielsen produced 26 watercolours for In Powder and Crinoline to illustrate seven fairy tales chosen by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. This watercolour illustrates the story, "Felicia or The Pot of Pinks".
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    £50,000

    Stock Code: 111943

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  5. In Powder and Crinoline.
    Deluxe signed limited edition, one of 500 copies signed by the artist. Learn More
    £3,250

    Stock Code: 21928

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  6. East of the Sun and West of the Moon.
    Deluxe edition, number 85 of 500 copies signed by the artist. With the single-leaf printed advertisement for the exhibition of the original watercolours in November and December 1914 at the Leicester Galleries laid in. Learn More
    £19,500

    Stock Code: 47331

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  7. 117569
    First Nielsen edition, first impression. The richness of the Danish artist Nielsen's colour images for this lavish illustrated book of Norse pagan mythology was achieved by a four-colour process, in contrast to many of the illustrations prepared by his contemporaries, such as Rackham and Dulac, which characteristically utilised... Learn More
    £2,750

    Stock Code: 117569

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  8. 31898
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 31898

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  9. 76572
    First edition of a selection of classic stories by Hans Christian Andersen which includes the Snow Queen and the Tinder Box, all beautifully illustrated by Nielsen. Learn More
    £1,000

    Stock Code: 76572

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  10. Fairy Tales. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen.
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 41947

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  11. 119599comp
    Signed limited edition, number 175 of 600 copies signed by the artist. One of the finest illustrated editions of the Brothers Grimm; "Nielsen is a brilliant colourist and a highly decorative illustrator, his works, formed into frieze-like patterns, are closest to Persian or Middle-Eastern designs and therefore akin to Leon... Learn More
    £4,500

    Stock Code: 119599

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  12. Hansel and Gretel
    First trade edition, later issue. There was no UK trade edition, only the limited edition of 600 copies, also published in 1925. One of the finest illustrated editions of the Brothers Grimm; "Nielsen is a brilliant colourist and a highly decorative illustrator, his works, formed into frieze-like patterns, are closest to... Learn More
    £875

    Stock Code: 106462

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  13. Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories.
    Signed limited edition, number 424 of 600 copies signed by the artist. Learn More
    £6,500

    Stock Code: 110794

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  14. Road Dog Ale.
    Steadman's revised promotional material for the Road Dog Ale, following a charge of profanity. He began creating original art for Flying Dog's labels in 1995, and initially designed the labels with the slogan "Good Beer, No Shit." However, this was deemed obscene by the Colorado Liquor Board, who removed all Road Dog beer... Learn More
    £225

    Stock Code: 104243

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