Item #55748 The Harrison Fisher Book. A Collection of Drawings in Colors and Black and White. HARRISON FISHER.
The Harrison Fisher Book. A Collection of Drawings in Colors and Black and White.
The Harrison Fisher Book. A Collection of Drawings in Colors and Black and White.
The Harrison Fisher Book. A Collection of Drawings in Colors and Black and White.

The Harrison Fisher Book. A Collection of Drawings in Colors and Black and White.

Fisher, Harrison (illus).
New York. Scribner's. 1908.
Complete with 8 color plates plus color plate on front cover and 80 black and white full page illustrations plus black and white frontispiece, unpaginated, 11 x 9 inches, blue cloth covered boards, full size color pictorial cover label. Cover is bright, light toning to endpapers. Interior in good condition: short tear to upper layer of paper between black and white frontispiece illustration and introduction, one plate (Automobile Girl) is detached from binding and another (Fisherman's Luck) is loose with paper loss along the gutter edge. The half title page has an elaborate ink signature and miniature seascape from a previous owner. These color and black and white plates demonstrate Harrison Fisher's talents in capturing the essence of the turn of the century American Beauty, and include such images as The Bride and several of women and dogs. There is a black and white photographic portrait of Fisher and an interesting introduction by James B. Carrington "Mr Harrison Fisher's Place in American Illustration." The color plates in the volume are: Those Bewitching Eyes, American Beauties, Ready for the Run, Something more than a Diversion, Wanted - an answer, Fore!, Fisherman's Luck, Automobile and After the Dance. Item #55748

Price: $95.00