024 - MPM3
Icones Librorum Artifices
Being Actual, Putative, Fugative & Fantastical Portraits of Engravers, Illustrators & Binders
The Gehenna Press; Leeds, MA, USA
Inscription: Signed by the artist
Notes: The edition is arranged as follows: three copies, numbered 1-3, have a second suite of the etchings, three watercolors & 2 copperplates; five copies, numbered 4-8, have a second suite & copperplates; copies bearing numbers 9-40 comprise the regular edition. Each plate is numbered and signed by Baskin. Bound by Gray Parrot with marbled covers. Nevertheless, this edition has a complete hand coloured suite of the plates laid in a chemise and placed in a drop-back box. This particular copy of Icones was created by private arrangement with Leonard Baskin.