Title Christie’s since the war. 1945-1958. An essay on taste, patronage and collecting. Privately printed for Christie, Manson& Woods, Ltd.
Publisher Chriustie, Manson & Woods, Ltd. London. 1959 1st edition.
Seller ID 67981
Size 7.5 x 10.0 inches. In red cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. Patterned endpapers. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; slightly rubbed around edges with small chips and tears and small pieces missing from ends of spine. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 168pp. With 185 b/w photographs at back and 5 colour plates in text. The story of Christie’s from 1945 to 1958.
COLLECTING DENYS DUTTON, Christie’s, 1945-1958, taste, patronage, collecting, Privately printed,