Jan 29, 2019 - Sale 2497

Sale 2497 - Lot 130

Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
(MATHÉY, GEORG A.) Bethge, Hans. Liebesverse. Etched title vignette and six full-page etchings Signed by Mathéy. Printed in Haenel-Antiqua, printed on Zanders-Bütten handmade paper. 293x190 mm; 11 1/2x7 1/2 inches, full margins. 4to, original decorative gilt-stamped red leather by Hübel & Denck, Leipzig, worn, could use restoration; metallic gold endpapers. Leipzig, 1922

Additional Details

number 12 of only 20 deluxe leather-bound copies signed by bethge and mathéy, from a total edition of 150. Privately printed at the Werkstätten der Staatlichen Akademie für Graphische Künste und Buchgewerbe zu Leipzig. Rodenberg 187. Ex-collection Crosby Gaige, with his bookplate.