Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    [Art]. LIMITED. British Portrait Painters and Engravers of the Eighteenth Century. Kneller to Reynolds. Goupil & Co., 1906. Introductory essay and biographical notes by Edmund Gosse, LL.D. Limited to 400 numbered copies, of which this is "136". Bound in full red morocco. Head edge gilt. Gilt titles and decoration on spine and covers. Rubbing, scuffing, and wear to extremities. Head-piece of spine bumped and affected. Textblock slightly cockled from damp. Staining, scattered foxing, and toning on edges. Some plates mounted on stubs. Thumbsoiling and light scattered foxing throughout. Very good.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2015
    16th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 220

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Jul 16, 2015 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 November 12 - 13 Space Exploration Signature Auction.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage Auctions and Mr. Chad Reingold were...professional and courteous in all transactions and provided outstanding service in answering my many emails. I recommend them at the highest level.
    Killy M.,
    Melbourne Beach, FL
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search