Oct 11, 2012 - Sale 2289

Sale 2289 - Lot 5

Price Realized: $ 240
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 350 - $ 500
(ALLEN PRESS.) Dryden, John. All for Love: Antony-Cleopatra, a Romantic Tragedy. Frontispiece portrait of Cleopatra, hand-painted on papyrus in the style of ancient Egypt by artists in Cairo using gold and colors; hand-colored woodcut chapter heads by Dorothy Allen; text pages decorated in the margin with Egyptian hieroglyphs and symbols. Folio, ecru silk; slipcase. one of 140 unnumbered copies. Kentfield, 1976