Ten Spiritual Designs.

Calvert (Edward)

Ten Spiritual Designs.

Enlarged from proofs of the originals on copper, wood and stone. MDCCCXXVII - MDCCCXXXI.

Description: ONE OF 400 COPIES printed on Van Gelder hand-made paper, with several head- and tail-pieces, and decorated initials and colophon in red, 10 plates tipped in on blue paper pages following text leaves, front endpaper with neatly crossed through ownership inscription, faint spotting, but plates clean, pp. x, 15, [iii], [xxiv, including plates], large 4to, parchment-backed blue paper boards with printed labels on upper board and spine, corners bumped, parchment toned, a few faint marks, good

Publication Details: Portland, Maine: Thomas Bird Mosher, 1913

Notes: An attractive Mosher production, featuring the visionary works of Edward Calvert, follower of Blake, friend of Samuel Palmer and fellow member of the artistic group, The Ancients. These engravings, only seen by his friends during his lifetime, were first published by his son in 1893.

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Price: £300

Subject: Private Press

Published Date: 1913

Stock Number: 68149

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