We are happy to call you during the auction and place bids on your behalf. To arrange phone bidding, please call Swann's bid department during business hours.
(212) 254-4710 ext. 0
Mon - Fri 10AM - 6PM
Or, e-mail a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to include a phone number where we can reach you.
Bids may also be submitted via fax. Send a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to (212) 979-1017. You will receive a confirmation before the sale.Sale 2419 | Lot 12
Price Realized: $1,125 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
Click Image To EnlargeAdditional Images
Sale 2419 Lot 12
(BIBLE .) Dalziel's Bible Gallery. 62 wood engraved plates after illustrations by T. Dalziel, G.F. Watts, Edward Burne-Jones, S. Solomon, Holman Hunt, F. Madox Brown, F. Sandys, E.J. Poynter, and others, printed on India paper and mounted on card; half-title, title, introductory leaf, contents, and final leaf with the Dalziel Brothers' plate. Folio, 420x342 mm; 16 1/2X13 1/2 inches, publisher's 1/2 vellum over boards decoratively stamped in red and gold, calf spine label; scattered foxing, occasionally affecting images; modern blue cloth slipcase. London: Routledge and Sons, 1881
Estimate $600 - 900
first english edition. number 338 of 1000 copies. This specially-commissioned bible took roughly twenty years to create and is one of the greatest illustration projects of the Victorian era. The plates were engraved by the Dalziel brothers at their Camden Press in London.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,125