Category Archives: Watercolours & Drawings

Sir ALFRED MUNNINGS Ballads and poems, Rare Signed First Edition


Ballads and poems or, A rhyming succession of rhyming digression

Sir Alfred James Munnings, was one of England’s finest painters of horses, and as an outspoken critic of Modernism. Engaged by Lord Beaverbrook’s Canadian War Memorials Fund, he earned several prestigious commissions after the Great War that made him wealthy

This is the Signed First edition in dust wrapper. No.67 of 250
Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings integrated with text and sheet music to rear.

Published by Museum Press Limited 1957

Book Condition: Very Good

Price £135

Ref: 1974

Ballads and Poems by Alfred Munnings 1878-1959


Ballads and poems or, A rhyming succession of rhyming digression

Sir Alfred James Munnings, was one of England’s finest painters of horses, and as an outspoken critic of Modernism. Engaged by Lord Beaverbrook’s Canadian War Memorials Fund, he earned several prestigious commissions after the Great War that made him wealthy

First edition in dust wrapper.
Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings integrated with text and sheet music to rear.

Published by Museum Press Limited 1957

Book Condition: Good

Price £50

Ref: 1973

19th Century European Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours

2190
Subject: 19th Century European Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours
Includes the property of John Nicholas Brown, Edward Eaton, Jack & Adele Frost, Phillip Goldsmith, Linda Hall, Richard Harrison, George Jaffin, Leonard Kanter, Robert Lasky, William Limbert, Gilberte Claire Manoha, Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Saint Louis Art Museum, Charles Stringellow III , and others.

Auction house: Christie’s, New York
Date: 29 October 1986
Condition: Very Good, includes the results sheet

(Weight: V. Heavy)
Price £20

Ref: 2190

19th Century European Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours

2189
Subject: 19th Century European Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours
Includes the property of Nathalie Boshko, Kenneth Cesario, Leona Collins, Ruth Nugent Head, George Headley, John Hicks, Frances Lunn, Edward & Betty Marcus, Douglas Moffat, Wendy Burden Morgan, Munger Fund Dallas Museum of Art, William Rockhill Nelson Trust, Gerald Oliven, Kai Mogens Rothenborg, Percy Uris, Melvin Zabar, Van Zandt-Macaluso Collection, and others.

Auction house: Christie’s, New York
Date: 30 October 1985
Condition: Very Good, includes the results sheet

(Weight: V. Heavy)
Price £20

Ref: 2189

19th Century European Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours

2187
Subject: 19th Century European Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours
Includes the property of Bessie Brent, Ray Slater Blackman, Eleanor Longfellow Brewster, Edward Eaton, Edward Fuygen, David Heyman, Andrei Hudiakoff, Michel-Zappert Collection, Ray Livingston Murphy, Marion Noyes, Wilfred Dodge Seyburn, and others.

Auction house: Christie’s, New York
Date: 26 February 1986
Condition: Very Good, includes the results sheet

(Weight: Heavy)
Price £16

Ref: 2187