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Creator:
Carson, Hampton L. (Hampton Lawrence), 1852-1929.
Title(s):

The Hampton L. Carson Collection of engraved portraits of Gen. George Washington : catalogue compiled and sale conducted by Stan. V. Henkels : at the art auction rooms of Davis & Harvey ... Philadelphia, Pa.

Additional Title(s):

Unique collection of engraved portraits of Gen. George Washington including ... the great St. Memin personal collection of proof mezzotints of portraits he engraved ... to be sold ... January 21, 1904 ... and January 22 ...

Published/Created:
[Philadelphia : Press of W.F. Fell Company, 1904]
Physical Description:
7, 173, 5 p., [26?] leaves of plates : ill., ports. (part col.) facsims. ; 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
E312.43 .C37 1904+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BEIN 2000 Folio 89: 34 cm. Imperfect? Some plates wanting? "150 copies printed on large paper with first impressions of the plates. 10 copies printed on large paper with the plates on India paper"--T.p. verso. This copy is one of the 10 large paper copies; Original beige paper wrappers. The portraits for this volume are housed in BEIN 2000 Folio 91, which also contains the portraits for Part II, Jefferson, Franklin and Lafayette.
MUDD,AUCT X348 H38 +906 1-2: Lacks 5 p. at end (list of prices). In original grey paper wrappers.
MUDD,AUCT X348 H38 906 1: Front and back cover detached.
SML,Y X348 D292 906:1: Lacks 5 p. at end (list of prices).
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in half red morocco with marbled boards. Lacks cover title. Errata slip tipped in.
Cover title.
Part 1 has title page: Catalogue no. 906. Part I. Unique collection of engraved portraits of Gen. George Washington including ... the great St. Memin personal collection of proof mezzotints of portraits he engraved ... to be sold ... January 21, 1904 ... and January 22 ...
Red cancel drawn through the plates.
List of prices: 5 p. at end.
"150 copies printed on large paper with first impressons of the plates. 10 copies printed on large paper with the plates on India paper"--t.p. verso.
1085 lots.
Subject Terms:
Carson, Hampton L. (Hampton Lawrence), 1852-1929 -- Art collections.
Portraits -- Catalogs.
Saint Mémin, Charles Balthasar Julien, Fevret de, 1770-1852 -- Art Colections.
United States -- Biography -- Portraits -- Catalogs.
Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Portraits.
Form/Genre:
Auction catalogs -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- 1904.
Photomechanical prints -- 1904.
Auction catalogs -- 1904 01 21-22.
Auction catalogues -- 1904 01 21-22.
Contributors:
Stan. V. Henkels (Firm)
Davis & Harvey.
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