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PENN, Irving. Moments Preserved.
New York : 1960First edition, first printing, presentation copy inscribed on the front free endpaper "For Francine and Cleve, With Love, Irving Penn". The recipients were the French-American Pulitzer Prize-nominated writer and literary critic, Francine du Plessix (1930-2019), and her husband, the American abstract expressionist painter, Cleve Gray (1918-2004).
Francine... Learn More£2,000.00
Stock Code: 143083
TARTAN - WHYTE, John. Clan Tartans [spine title] - Coats of Arms, Crests, Clan Tartans &c. Designed for Embroidery …
Edinburgh : [c.1845]No other copy recorded institutionally of this fascinating, and enterprising exercise in "pattern drawing", making available the 75 designs published in John Sobieski Stuart's Vesitiarium Scoticum of 1842 in a format enabling their manufacture. This is an important early record of the adoption of the Sobieski Stuart patterns, and an extremely appealing... Learn More£7,500.00
Stock Code: 135594
BEATON, Cecil. Scrapbook.
New York : 1937First edition, deluxe US issue, a superb presentation copy with an unusually fulsome inscription, inscribed by the photographer to Vogue editor-in-chief Edna Woolman Chase, who gave him some of his most important commissions and helped establish his career, on the front free endpaper: "To Edna Arch Instigator of so much of this Book or to Edna Editor... Learn More£4,950.00
Stock Code: 146208