Rare Mahogany Brass Bound Bottle Cooler, late 18th C., with pierced handle and shaped rim, the sides with three brass bands and the top edge with a line of boxwood stringing. English, circa 1780. Originally with a tin liner.
Provenance: The Harry Z. Isaacs Collection from Historic Long Branch Estate, Virginia
Published by: Covici-McGee Chicago, 1923. Hardcover. First edition, numbered 231 of an unspecified limited edition, hardcover, oblong quarto (4to), unpaginated, contains 14 color plates (tissue-guard protected) and 133 black & white plates.. Book near fine with slightly toned spine, tight binding , text clean and is unmarked. No DJ. ...click for details
English Regency Decanter Set in mahogany with brass mounted lid, brass knobs and escutcheon; opening to an interior fitted with six gilt decorated square glass decanters, the velvet lined lid fitted to hold two gilt decorated cordial glasses; the whole raised on two brass and two wood feet. Circa 1820.
(One glass, one decanter and two stoppers have been replaced.)
In three volumes with original slipcase and with tipped in reproductions of all the drawings in the correspondence. Published by New York Graphic Society, 1959, Second Edition. Books VG +, slipcase VG.
Edition du Centenaire, illustrated by Frederic Montenard, Paris, 1930, with later half blue Morocco binding with a six panel tooled spine having a tooled gilt decoration of a bee, marbled boards and original wraps bound in.