Lot 189: (GRANT, DUNCAN / HOGARTH PRESS.) Fry, Roger. Duncan Grant.
December 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: (GRANT, DUNCAN / HOGARTH PRESS.) Fry, Roger. Duncan Grant. Introduction by Fry. 24 black-and-white reproductions. 4to, 1/4 cloth over boards with pictorial cover by Grant, toned, scattered soiling and spine label browned; lacks dust jacket. London: Hogarth Press, 1923
Notes: first edition. signed by grant in blue ink on half-title. The cover and half-title state "Living Painters--Duncan Grant," indicating that this was to be the first of a series but no further volumes were published. 691 copies were sold in this format after which the remaining 409 were reissued as a "new edition" with supplied cancel title-pages in stiff paper wrappers. Woolmer 30.