CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN ETCHINGby Ralph Flint. American Art Dealer’s Association, 1930. Tan cloth and boards hardcover. Original unsigned Benson etching frontis. 100 full-page plates featuring works by 60 prominent etchers, including Arms, Benson, Bishop, Eby, West, etc. Format: 9” x 11 ¼”. Top edge gilt. Condition: Very good – fine.

CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN ETCHINGIntroduction by Ralph Flint. American Art Dealers Assn., 1930. Published to record the best etchings of the year. This issue lists 59 artists and features at least one example by each artist. Among those featured (and how many illustrations of their work is shown) are: Frank W. Benson, 4; Roland Clark, 1; Kerr Eby, 4; Marguerite Kirmse, 3; Levon West, 4. Brown cloth hardcover, tan cloth spine, gilt title, no D.J. Great book for the collector of etchings. Format: 9” x 11 ¼”. 100 pages of illustrations, 20 pp. of text. Condition: Very fine.

CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN PRINTS - 1931, Vol. 2Introduction by Royal Cortissoz. American Art Dealers Assn., 1931. Selection of the top 100 prints of the year including Frank W. Benson, Roland Clark, Kerr Eby, Marguerite Kirmse, Carl Rungius, W. J. Schaldach, Levon West, and H. E. Tuttle. Some really nice etchings illustrated. Brown cloth hardcover, tan cloth spine, gilt title, no D.J. Format: 9” x 11 ¼”. 100 pp. of illustrations, 26 pp. of text. Condition: Some shelfwear, still about fine.

FINE PRINTS OF THE YEAR - 1927, Vol. 5Edit. Malcolm C. Salaman. 100 plates by notable etchers such as Winifred Austen, C. F. Tunnicliffe, F. W. Benson, R. E. Bishop, Roland Clark, Diana Thorne, and many others. Green cloth hardcover, gilt title, no D.J. Format: 9 ¼” x 11 ¾”. 19 pp. of text, 100 plates plus index. Condition: Fine.

FINE PRINTS OF THE YEAR - 1937Edit. by Campbell Dodgson. 123 illustrations by as many artists, including Roland Clark, Stow Wengenroth, and many European artists. Blue cloth hardcover, gilt title, D.J., silk marker ribbon. Format: 9” x 11 ¼”. . Condition: About fine.

Derrydale Press, 1938. Limited edition #147 of 800 copies. A signed etching bound in. 69 reproductions of etchings by one of the legendary sporting etchers. Burgundy cloth hardcover, tan cloth spine and corners, gilt title, boxed. Format: 12 ¾” x 16 ¼”. Unpaginated. Condition: Box has minor wear, book is excellent +. Still in original glassine dust jacket.

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