Rare Books

DANIELL’S ANIMATED NATURE (2 VOLUMES)

Lot No
26
Description
By William Daniell
Publisher : T.Cadell & W.Davies, Strand, London
Location : London
Year : 1809-1811
Printer: G.Sidney, Strand
Number of Plates : Vol. 1 - 59/60 , Vol. 2 - 60/60
Estimate
Rs. 2,50,000 - 3,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 3,44,396

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Marble boards bound by a hard-grained green spine. The spine has the title and volume number engraved in gold along with gilt design all over. These books were gifted by Reverend and Mrs Jeremiah Zimmerman to the Library of Gettysburg college. The book contains interesting selections from animated nature with illustrative scenery; designed and engraved by William Daniell.

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.