Item #235371 Bye-o-Baby Ballads. F. Childe Hassam, Charles Stuart Pratt.

Bye-o-Baby Ballads.

Boston: D. Lothrop & Co, [1886].

Hassam, Childe. First edition. 32 Lithographs by G. H. Buek & Company, New York in colours and sepia after watercolors and decorations by Childe Hassam. 1 vols. 4to. Original elaborately decorated boards; edges rubbed. Front free endpaper lacking, interior bright and clean Not in Bennett or McGrath. Item #235371

Chromolithographs of Hassam's beautiful watercolor drawings. A spectacular copy and an early example of Hassam's work. An early effort and one of the few books he illustrated

"Hassam's most fully-realized achievement in book design, a highlight of 19th Century American color illustration" (Bready).

Price: $600.00 Free International Delivery