Vincent G Barlow

19th  &  20th Century Books & Prints

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Buffalo. An illustration to 'Kim' by Rudyard Kipling.

Artist:Francois Schmied


Medium:Original coloured wood-engraving

Dated:c. 1930.

Size:c.19.4 x 15.4 cm. c.7.5/8 x 6.1/8 inches.

Condition:Very good.

Description:Printed on a sheet of japan nacre c.31 x 25 cm. with the signature beneath the image. An example from a very limited suite on special paper and not removed from a copy of the book. Printings on japan nacre were generally only issued in very small editions of 30 or less.