Lot 159: (COLLECTIONS.) Vanderbilt, Cornelius. Mr. Vanderbilt''s House and Collection.
December 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: (COLLECTIONS.) Vanderbilt, Cornelius. Mr. Vanderbilt''s House and Collection. 2 volumes: The House and Paintings * Water-Colors. Text by Edward Strahan. Over 150 photogravures, chromolithographs, photochromes, and engraved plates, with captioned tissue guard; plus in-text illustrations. Large, thick folios, 3/4 brown brown leather over gilt-lettered pebbled boards, moderate to considerable chipping and gatoring of leather; ex-collection Samuel Strong Spaulding. number 51 of 1000 sets. Boston: George Barrie, 1883-84