Auction 458 / Lot n° 225

[RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator (1867-1939)] - Charles DICKENS (1812-1870). - A Christmas Carol. London: William Heinemann, 1915. One of 500 deluxe copies signed by the illustrator, this is n. 424. 4to (288 x 229mm). 12 tipped-in colour plates by Arthur Rackham, captioned tissue-guards, illustrations (occasional light soiling). Editorial full velum with bright gilt pictorial and titles to the front board and spine, top edge gilt (without silk ties as often, light soiling). Provenance: gift inscription in Italian dated 1944 on half-title.

Auction: 24 September 2019 at 15:00

Estimate 800 - 1,200€

Sold 780€