November 10, 2016, 1:30 PM EST
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Lot 84: [DICKENS, CHARLES.] Barnard, Fred (illus.). Etchings of Dickens' Characters.(16 views)
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Description: [DICKENS, CHARLES.] Barnard, Fred (illus.). Etchings of Dickens' Characters. 6 etchings, proofs on India paper, after Barnard by S.A. Schoff, Sidney L. Smith and others. Tissue guards. Each approximately 12x9 inches, sheet; 7x5 inches, image. Folio, laid loose in publisher's gilt-lettered portfolio as issued, backstrip rubbed and frayed, (partial) string-tie; foxing to two plates, else chiefly to mounts. (Boston): Estes & Lauriat, 1881
Notes: limited edition proofs, number 241 of 250 copies signed by the publisher. Subjects comprise Mr. Pickwick, Bill Sikes, Alfred Jingle, Mrs. Gamp, Little Dorrit and Sidney Carton.