NASH, Paul (illustrator); BROWNE, Thomas.

Urne Buriall and the Garden of Cyrus...

£7,800

Urne Buriall and the Garden of Cyrus…
With Thirty Drawings by Paul Nash. Edited with an Introduction by John Carter.
London, Curwen Press, 1932.

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Urne Buriall and the Garden of Cyrus...

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a fine copy. Printed by the Curwen Press using the pochoir technique to reproduce Paul Nash’s most celebrated book illustrations, Urne Buriall “is one of the loveliest achievements of contemporary art” (Herbert Read).

Description

Limited to 215 copies, this copy unnumbered; 4to, (31 x 31 cm); printed on J. Barcham Green’s handmade paper, 32 coloured pochoir plates and illustrations by Paul Nash; original vellum from a design by Paul Nash by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, with brown morocco onlays and gilt-blocked quincunx on boards, gilt edges, original fleece-lined buckram slipcase.

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Stock ID: 99624