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Auction Ends: Jun 2, 2010 11:59 PM CDT

Art

Book Case Engraving by Augustus Pugin, dated October 1825

Item Number
318
Estimated Value
$125 USD
Sold
$67 USD to Evanston1982
Number of Bids
6  -  Bid History

Item Description

 

Engraving with original hand color from Ackermann's Repository, Oct., 1825.  With scale and profile of the case.  Designed by Augustus Pugin (1762 - 1832), noted architect who helped popularize the Gothic look for homes and furniture.  

 

Item Special Note

We have been dealers in antique maps, atlases and prints and rare books for thirty years. For more than a quarter of a century we have been members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) - the principal rare book dealer organization in the United States - and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB). George Ritzlin has served on the ABAA's Board of Governors. We're charter members of the International Antiquarian Mapsellers Association (IAMA), and also members of the Society for the History of Discoveries, Boston Map Society, Chicago Map Society, International Map Collectors Society, Map Society of Wisconsin, Michigan Map Society, and the Washington Map Society. 

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