1911 The Picture Printer of the Nineteenth Century George Baxter 1804-1867
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First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding
Illustrated, with a frontispiece and fifteen colour plates in addition to thirty black and white illustrations.
With the bookplate of noted art historian, Patricia Milne Henderson. Milne-Henderson was married to art historian and curator Michael Jaffe.
George Baxter was a British artist and printer based in London. He was one of the earliest people to experiment with colour printing through woodblocks. He also was the first to patent this inexpensive and commercially viable alternative to hand-coloured prints.
This work looks at Baxter's life through his career.
A very smart copy of this work.
In the publisher's original cloth binding. Externally, very smart. Light shelfwear to the head and tail of spine as well as to the extremities. Bookplate to the front pastedown, Patricia Milne Henderson. Internally, firmly bound. Minor offsetting to the endpapers. Pages are bright with just the occasional light spots.
Very Good Indeed
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