Description: 30 loose plates from this work, folio (600 x 430mm.), comprising a double-page engraved passport plate and 29 (of 40) hand-coloured lithographed plates (numbers 1-4, 6-9, 11-13, 16-18, 20-24, 26-28, 31-34, 37-39),
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ome plates stained (others slightly stained), edges often frayed or torn, long tear in plate 37 repaired, plate 34 very cut down, passport backed and worn; sold not subject to return
Condition Report: the condition of this lot is as described in the catalogue description
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Literature: Atabey 381; Blackmer 517
Provenance: Liverpool Free Public Library, discreet library blind-stamps on rectos (with withdrawn stamps on versos)
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