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LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies, this is number 44, printed by Joh. Enschede en Zonen. Oblong 8vo. 4 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches.  pp. Text in Dutch. 19 woodblock illustrations; text clean, unmarked. White cloth spine with gilt titling, cream paper over boards, red woodblock illustration on front cover; binding square and tight, toned, boards warped, endpapers toned. "for Muir Dawson, S. Hark - 1960" on front free end paper. Very Good. British artist Henry Brown (1816-1870) lived in The Netherlands for many years. This volume is printed from 19 original woodblocks executed by Brown for his 1841 work The Netherlands; the illustrations depict Dutch life circa 1840. The original blocks now reside at the Museum Enschede. Brown was the head of the Royal School of Engraving in The Hague.
Title: Houtgravures van den Heer Henry Brown.
Illustrator: Henry Brown
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: The Hague:, Nederlandsche Vereeniging voor Druk-en Boekkunst,: 1956
Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good
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Seller ID: KSF11113-6
Keywords: H. L. Prenen, Houtgravures van den Heer Henry Brown, Woodcuts, Joh. Enschede en Zonen, Art