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Weitenkampf, Frank, 1866–1962

Famous prints : masterpieces of graphic art reproduced from rare originals / with an introduction and critical notes by Frank Weitenkampf ...

New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926.
Physical Description:
xx p., 71 leaves, [70] leaves of plates : ill. ; 40 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2010 70
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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BEIN Meriden Gravure 1438: This is No. 630. Bookplate of Meriden Gravure Company. Accompanied by autographed facsimile reproduction of pen drawing by Walt Kuhan. From the collection of the Meriden-Stinehour Press.
"Of this book one thousand and twenty-five copies have been printed from type and collotype plates of which one thousand numbered copies are for sale and twenty-five copies for presentation. The type has been distributed and the collotype plates destroyed."
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 285 of 1025. Bookplate: Ex libris Parke & Simmons. Bound in publisher's original quarter tan cloth and green cloth.
Subject Terms:
Charles Scribner's Sons -- Publisher.
Meriden Gravure Company -- Bookplate.
Meriden-Stinehour Press -- Ownership.
Parke & Simmons -- Bookplate.
Photomechanical prints -- 1926.

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