Nov 17, 2020 - Sale 2551

Sale 2551 - Lot 294

Price Realized: $ 975
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
(RUBAIYAT.) KHAYYAM, OMAR. The Rubaiyat. Translated by Edward Fitzgerald. Introduction by A. C. Benson. Reproduced from a manuscript written and illuminated by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Color plates and illuminated initials, heightened in gold. Folio, original gilt-pictorial vellum peacock binding with spine label, top edges gilt, scattered soiling; bookplates; cloth slipcase (soiled). Number 374 of 550 copies signed by Sangorski and Sutcliffe. London: Siegle, Hill & Co., [1911]