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SA Auction #95 begins on 11 Nov 2021

US Auction #9 begins on 09 Nov 2021

Gordon-Brown, A

Christopher Webb Smith. An Artist at the Cape of Good Hope 1837-1839 (1965)

Paintings of birds, flowers and scenary at the Cape of Good Hope in the Natural History Museum, Cambridge

Published: Howard Timmins, Cape Town, 1965

Edition: First

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The then recently rediscovered Christopher Webb Smith was favourably compared with more famous artists of the period.

Repaired illustrated dust jacket, brown cloth-boards, plain endpapers, 82 pp of colour-illustrated text.

Complete, unmarked except for ownership name in ink on the front paste-down, and undiscoloured.

  • Jacket Condition: Fair to Good (repaired)
  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 310 x 240; 1 kg
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
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