American Artists and Their Works (Volume I only)
Boston: Estes & Lauriat, 1889. 1st. 1/2 leather. Well-illustrated. Folio 208 pp.+plates "A Series of Etchings, Photo-Etchings, Photogravures and Engravings after Designs and Paintings by the Most Celebrated Artists, with Descriptive and Biographical Text by Leading American Art Writers." Includes original etchings by Hamilton Hamilton, William St. John Harper, Henry Farrer (2), Frederick. W. Freer, R. Swain Gifford & Ignaz Marcel Gaugengigl; and with etchings after paintings by Gilbert Stuart (etched by Stephen J. Ferris), Frederic A. Bridgman (etched by James D. Smillie), George Inness (etched by W. Wellstood), Daniel Huntington (etched by Stephen J. Ferris) & William Merritt Chase (etched by William Unger); plus many additional photo-etchings, full plate wood engravings and illustrations in the text. Front board detached, else very good . One plate loose (Inness) and one missing (Parrish); contents clean and free of foxing.
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