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The Headley Treasure of Bibelots and Boxes

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The Headley Treasure of Bibelots and Boxes

by Headley, George

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
Fine/Dust Jacket Included
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NY: October House, (cr1965), 1965 Hardcover 4to, rust colored cloth, housed in slip cover. Foreward and Notes by Headley, Introduction by Marvin C. Ross. A beautifully designed and executed book with tipped in frontis of George Headley by artist Siegfried Reinhardt, 1958. The ensuing 32 tipped-in color plates are of imaginative works of beautiful jeweled bibelots and boxes designed by Headley, often using rare objects found in his extensive travels or from his and his wifes personal collections. The notes and black/white sketches section describes the genesis of fourteen of the items in great detail. Signed: Compliments of Mr & Mrs. George Headley". Housed in slipcover case with illustration attached to front. Worn corners, light shelf wear to very good+ slip cover housing Fine book.. Signed by Author(s). Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.


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The Headley Treasure of Bibelots and Boxes
Headley, George
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Dust Jacket Included
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NY: October House, (cr1965)
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