Description: Oblong 8vo (126 x 200mm.), 44 leaves illustrated with woodcuts (some recto and verso), hand-coloured, some with multilingual printed captions, early annotations throughout, old vellum, s
ome loss (mostly marginal), soiled, repaired and laid down, vellum worn and stained, hole to upper cover, rebacked
Condition Report: Condition is described in the main body of the catalogue, where appropriate.
"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."
Provenance: Numerous early signatures, including: William Park, Phillip Pearse, and John C. Bellamy
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