Dodwell | Views in Greece, 1821
Dodwell | Views in Greece, 1821
Dodwell | Views in Greece, 1821
Dodwell | Views in Greece, 1821
Dodwell | Views in Greece, 1821
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GREECE AND THE LEVANT, A PRIVATE LIBRARY, LOTS 157-213

Dodwell | Views in Greece, 1821

Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 GBP

GREECE AND THE LEVANT, A PRIVATE LIBRARY, LOTS 157-213

Dodwell | Views in Greece, 1821

Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 GBP

Lot Sold:13,750GBP

Lot Details

Description

GREECE AND THE LEVANT, A PRIVATE LIBRARY, LOTS 157-213


DODWELL, EDWARD

Views in Greece. London: Rodwell and Martin, 1821


FIRST EDITION, folio (515 x 342mm.), plain aquatint vignette on title, 30 HAND-COLOURED AQUATINT PLATES MOUNTED ON CARD, each with accompanying leaf of text in English and French, contemporary diced russia by Hering, some offsetting, upper cover stained, minor wear to extremities, rebacked


ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS COLOUR-PLATE BOOKS ON GREECE. 


LITERATURE:

Abbey, Travel 130; Atabey 357; Blackmer 493

Condition Report

Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.


We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

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