Lot 213: Lugar (Robert) - Architectural Sketches for Cottages,
27 October 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: (A New Edition) 38 plates, of which 23 hand coloured, [Abbey Life 30], 1823, bound with Plans and Views of Buildings Executed in England and Scotland , (A New Edition) 32 plates of which 16 sepia aquatints, [Abbey Life 31], 1 823 and Thomson (James) Retreats: A Series of Designs , first edition , 41 plates, of which 31 hand-coloured aquatints, [Abbey Life 76], 1927, together 3 works in 1 vol., very light offsetting, contemporary straight-grained morocco, elaborately gilt panelled boards and spine, g.e., extremities a little rubbed, housed in custom slipcase, 4to, 1823-27. An incredibly well preserved collection of works with exceptionally clean plates.