(Leighton and Millais) Lang, Mrs.A. ; Armstrong, Walter
The Art Annual 1884-1885. The life and work of Sir Frederick Leighton President of the Royal Academy and the life and work of Sir John E. Millais Royal Academician.
London, Art Journal Office 1885.
Price: £95 [convert currency]
Folio. 2 parts in 1. (6) + 32pp, engraved frontispiece, 4 plates ; (4) + 32pp, engraved frontispiece, 2 engraved plates (of which one creased at lower margin) ; with (4) + 20pp publisher’s adverts. Publisher’s decorative cloth, gilt, recased. Small repair to one leaf at blank outer margin. Roderick Gradidge’s copy (book label).
Collected edition of two separately printed illustrated monographs on Leighton and Millais, the first by Mrs. Andrew Lang (wife of the writer) and the second by Walter Armstrong.