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    Sale 2433 | Lot 135
    Price Realized: $688With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2433 Lot 135

      (ARTISTS' MANUAL / DARTMOUTH.) Two late-19th-century student drawing books by a James A. Howe of Dartmouth College. "Mechanical Drawing" * "Free Drawing." Both volumes 4to, 1/4 calf gilt over boards and with calligraphed title-pages. The first contains 52 plates of ink and sometimes watercolored designs for hardware, moulding profiles, furniture, building facades, general perspective, and plane theory exercises, all well-executed. The second work treats shapes, objects, and facial and bodily figures. Dartmouth College C.S.C., 1898-99

      Estimate $400 - 600


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $688