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The Edge Hall Library

Thursday 12th October 2017: 1:00pm BST

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Estimate: £400 - 600

Hammer Price: £1,100

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Africa.- Bowler (T.W.) South African Sketches. A Series of Ten of the Most Interesting Views at the Cape of Good Hope, first edition, additional tinted lithograph title and 9 tinted lithograph plates, foxed throughout, loose in original cloth-backed printed wrappers, rather soiled and a few tears, [Abbey, Travel 343; not in Mendelssohn], folio, [1854].

⁂ Scarce, with few copies appearing at auction, especially in the original printed wrappers. Abbey calls Bowler "one of the most important of South African artists".

Full Lot Details

Africa.- Bowler (T.W.) South African Sketches. A Series of Ten of the Most Interesting Views at the Cape of Good Hope, first edition, additional tinted lithograph title and 9 tinted lithograph plates, foxed throughout, loose in original cloth-backed printed wrappers, rather soiled and a few tears, [Abbey, Travel 343; not in Mendelssohn], folio, [1854].

⁂ Scarce, with few copies appearing at auction, especially in the original printed wrappers. Abbey calls Bowler "one of the most important of South African artists".