Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Oscar Wilde. The Picture of Dorian Gray. London: Ward Lock and Co., 1891. First English edition, deluxe issue, limited to 250 copies, of which this is number forty-three, and signed by the author. Quarto (8.25 x 6.75 inches; 209 x 171 mm.). vii, [viii], 334. Contemporary half red morocco over red cloth; spine in six sections lettered and decorated in gilt with five raised bands; top edge gilt; marbled endpapers. Binding mildly edgeworn and thumbsoiled; joints stressed and somewhat worn; spine slightly darkened; cloth nicked at rear board near fore edge. Pages only a shade toned; very sparse scattered foxing. Still, near fine. An attractive copy of this landmark work of literature. From the Collection of Daniel J. King.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2018
    7th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 958

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    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
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 14 days left to consign to the 2020 March 29 Vintage Guitars & Musical Instruments Musical Instruments Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    The department director has the heart of a true and highly knowledgeable collector with the business acumen of someone who has been not only successful but has decades of an impeccable track record
    David Greenburg,
    Chicago, IL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 December 14 Historic Flags of World War II Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 December 14 Historic Flags of World War II Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,016,674