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Gehenna Press — Hughes, Ted — Baskin, Leonard
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 USD
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233
Gehenna Press — Hughes, Ted — Baskin, Leonard
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Gehenna Press — Hughes, Ted — Baskin, Leonard

Capriccio. Poems by Ted Hughes. Engravings by Leonard Baskin. Leeds, Massachusetts, 1990

Folio (20 1/4 x 13 3/4 in.; 515 x 348 mm). 19 etchings, 6 woodcuts and 1 wood-engraving by Leonard Baskin many with added colour, several mounted, numbered and signed by the artist, signed by the author and artist, bookplate. Original full morocco by Gray Parrot, with three vertical panels on both covers in green and light brown with title in gilt on spine and in black morocco inlays on upper cover, all in folding box.


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Catalogue Note

One of 50 copies of which this is number 2 of 10 copies with an additional suite of 23 plates numbered and signed by the artist. Also included are two original watercolours by Baskin together with a copperplate and a leaf of manuscript by Hughes.

THE JAMES S. COPLEY LIBRARY: ARTS & SCIENCES, INCLUDING THE MARK TWAIN COLLECTION

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New York