The Cornhill Gallery ~ 100 Engravings ~ 1865 ~ Dalziel, Leighton, Millais, Swain
- Source: eBay UK
Hello & WelcomeUp for sale here is a Hardback Clothbound Edition of ‘ The Cornhill Gallery ’
- Published by - Smith, Elder & Co.
Year Published - 1865
Pages - 100 plates pages + 4p title, preface and index.
- The Cornhill Gallery,
One Hundred engravings from Drawings on Wood
(Being Designs for the Illustration of “The Cornhill Magazine“)
Frederick Leighton, John Everett Millais, George Du Maurier, J. Noel Paton, Frederick Sandys, George A. Sala, W. M. Thackeray and Frederick Walker.
Engraved by The Brothers Dalziel, W. J. Linton and Joseph Swain..
- Scarce publication from 1865 with 100 plates on thick card stock.
Second edition. First was published the previous year.
Unfortunately not in the best of condition (see below), but all the plates are present. A rebinding will probably be needed but it is a nice and rarely available book even in this condition.
- Measurements - 33.8cm x 26cm x 4cm
- Please make sure to view all the photographs.
Condition - Poor - Covers with light edge wear, markings and wear. Spine split down the whole front cover edge and with wear. All pages and plates present. Contents up to plate 89 are detached and free from binding. Plates are mostly good with staining/foxing only affecting the margins. Around half the ... read more