CATALOGUE OF THE COLLECTION OF IMPRESSIONIST AND MODERN PICTURES.

CATALOGUE OF THE COLLECTION OF IMPRESSIONIST AND MODERN PICTURES.

(Maugham, William Somerset).
  • London: Sotheby & Co., 1962.
  • square 4to.
  • paper-covered boards.
  • 63+(1) pages.

Price: $96.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 59849

A catalogue for the auction at Sotheby & Co., which offered a collection of impressionist and modern pictures owned by W. Somerset Maugham. Artists such as Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Claude Monet, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso and more were featured. This copy is from John Carter's library, bearing his autograph signatures on the upper cover and front free endpaper. A price list and a newspaper article about the dispute over the ownership of the pictures is loosely inserted. It inclues 35 entries and is illustrated. Covers slightly worn and corners bumped.