Lot 661: Collection of five items, comprising two TLSs and three signed books: a TLS signed "Rockwell Kent," November 29, 1961, in part: "I am hard at work on my Virginia paintings"; a TLS signed "Rockwell," April 6, 1966, concerning a declined "proposition of a hard cover republication of all my books," with a handwritten postscript, "The 'Wilderness' has just come; not the 'This Is My Own'"; a hardcover first edition of Greenland Journal, numbered 790/1000, including its suite of six lithographs, one of which is signed by Kent; a hardcover first edition of This Is My Own, signed on the half-title page in ink; and a hardcover first edition of N by E, numbered 620/900, signed on the colophon in fountain pen. In overall fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 466
Wednesday, 9th December 2015
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