The Sharples Their Portraits of George Washington and His Contemporaries; a Diary and an Account of the Life and Work of James Sharples and His Family in England and America

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1930. First Edition. Black and White Photographs, Illus. Full cloth. Quarto. xvi, 133 pages. Good.

Good account of this artistically gifted family and the portraits of many founding Americans produced from life. Much of the information herein is from the Frick Art Reference Library in New York. This copy has been professionally restored after water damage to bottom edges, including mending with archival tissue. Prior owner bookplate on front pastedown, name at top of front free endpaper. Bound in maroon cloth over boards with spine and upper board titled in black.

Item #10799.485

Price: $50

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