The Life and Letters of Samuel Palmer, Painter and Etcher; written and edited by A. H. Palmer.
London: Seeley & Co., 1892. 4to, xiii, 2, 422 pp. including a frontispiece portrait, an original etching, and 22 illustrations. Original green cloth gilt, very worn with backstrip partly chipped away and upper cover detaching. The original print (and the other illustrations) are in fine condition. First edition of the standard work on the artist, with an original etching, 2nd state of 3, entitled The Willow executed in 1850 for his admission to the Etching Club. A Catalogue of the exhibited works and the etchings of Samuel Palmer at pages -422 served as the only catalogue raisonné until Listers recent work Samuel Palmer and his Etchings. A scarce book complete with the etching. Lister 1.ii.
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