Our April Catalogue
Featuring fine first editions, rare documents and letters, and illustrated works from throughout the ages.
Pictured: Dalí’s Twelve Apostles (Page 26), The Dramatic Works of Shakspeare (Page 1), an Illuminated Leaf from a 15th-century French Book of Hours (Page 28),and a first edition of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Tender is the Night (Page 14).
“When I paint, the Sea Roars Others Splash about in the bath.” —Salvador Dalí
Dalí’s Twelve Apostles, with twelve signed folio color lithographs.
“Our people are almost unanimous in being satisfied with the Revolution. Their unbounded respect for all who were principally concern’d in it… and the enthusiastic joy with which the day of the Declaration… is every where annually celebrated, are indisputable proofs of this truth.”
Superb 1787 autograph letter signed by Benjamin Franklin.
“Among the first American books devoted entirely to photographs of landscape”
Very rare 1868 first edition of The Yosemite Book, with large albumen prints after photographs by Watkins and Harris, one of only 250 copies produced.