GRINLING GIBBONS IN CAMBRIDGE.
Place Published: Cambridge
Publisher: Privately Printed at the University Press
Date Published: 1948
Edition: First edition
Condition: Very good, quite clean and unworn
Book Id: 21838
(27) pp., b/w photographs throughout; 4to, red cloth with title in gilt on spine and front cover.
A celebration of the work of sculptor and wood carver Grinling Gibbons (1648-1721) and his legacy in Cambridge. Edition of 250 copies "Printed for Presentation by the University Printer to his Friends in Printing & Publishing, Christmas, 1948." This copy inscribed by University Printer Brooke Crutchley to architect, professor, and mountaineer Peter Bicknell (1907-1995): "This one for Peter Bicknell. (signed) Brooke Crutchley."
- More: Decorative Arts
- By This Author: Whinney, Margaret. Photographs by Edward Leigh. (Brooke Crutchley, Peter Bicknell).
- By This Publisher: Privately Printed at the University Press