Barn Elm Editions - Acts of the Apostles.


Barn Elm Editions - Acts of the Apostles.

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The Acts of the Apostles: Engravings by Frances Richards. [With an Afterword by Mel Gooding.] Folio, 38cm, [48]p, London, 1980.

One of 70 copies (this marked 'Printers Proof') printed in Ehrhardt at Skelton's Press, Wellingborough, signed by the artist upon the colophon and with each of the seven copper plates initialled by the artist. Grey silk chemise titled in silver, grey silk slipcase bocked with the artist's initials in silver. A fine copy.

A portfolio of seven engravings, six being illustrations to The Acts of the Apostles and the seventh entitled Praying to the Animals originally engraved in 1929. This is their first showing - although a version of something similar appeared in Fleuron VII.

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