Elisabet Ney. Jan Fortune, Jean Burton.

Elisabet Ney

Hardcover, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1943. First Edition. Very Good. SIGNED by both authors. This is the Texas Edition. It's also a stated First Edition. Elisabet Ney was a German sculptress and feminist who came to Texas with her husband and children in the 1870s when she was in her 40s. She set up a studio just north of Austin. Today her sculptures can be seen in the Texas State Capitol, US Capitol, and Smithsonian. This is a biography of her. Ships same or next business day. Spine slightly cracked at front endpaper, but is structurally sound. Previous bookseller's label on back paste-down. Dampstaining to top margin on pages 235-244. Top page edges are darkened, a bit soiled, and dampstained. Previous owner's gift inscription on front paste-down. No dust jacket. Protected in archival cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author. [Item #70871]

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