Item #15330 An Oxford [Maryland] Sketchbook. Nancy Coleman.
An Oxford [Maryland] Sketchbook
An Oxford [Maryland] Sketchbook
An Oxford [Maryland] Sketchbook
An Oxford [Maryland] Sketchbook

An Oxford [Maryland] Sketchbook

Oxford, Maryland: Privately Printed, 1985. 8vo. Near Fine. Item #15330

A beautifully executed Artist Signed Limited Edition centered around the charming historic town of Oxford, Maryland, the oldest town on Maryland's Eastern Shore.

One of just 32 privately printed by the artist, this is copy #7 and features 8 etched plates, all hand tinted or colored by the artist, and protected by a glassine tissue guard. This volume is signed and numbered in pencil by the artist on the limitations page at the back of the book. Of the eight plates featuring scenes around the tiny village, four are colored.

Opposite of each etching is a poem by Coleman themed around Oxford.

The book is printed on rough-edge Arches Buff paper and features an additional color etching mounted on paper to the front board.

Blue oblong cloth. Square tight binding. Clean interior. Text block edges very lightly foxed.

Overall an exquisite artist concept book centered around one of Maryland's most historically significant towns.

Price: $150.00