Lot Sale Results

James Edward Hervey (J.E.H.) MacDonald
October 2015 - 4th Session Online auction

Lot # 320

James Edward Hervey (J.E.H.) MacDonald
ALC CGP G7 OSA RCA 1873 - 1932 Canadian

Handmade Book for Edward Rogers Wood
book
13 1/8 x 9 1/2 x 1 1/8 in  33.3 x 24.1 x 2.9cm

Provenance:
Estate of Edward Rogers Wood, Toronto
By descent to the present Private Collection, Toronto

This lot consists of a leather presentation case and the leather-bound, handwritten and illuminated book which was presented to Edward Rogers Young in 1924 by the Toronto YMCA in recognition of his many years of service as the Director and President. After the dedication pages, the book has photographs of Past Presidents, Advisory Governors, Board of Governors, and Secretaries of the Toronto YMCA. Each photograph is signed by the subject.

This book was designed and executed by J.E.H MacDonald, and the binding was produced by Warwick Bros. & Rutter of Toronto.

Estimate: $5,000 ~ $7,000 CAD

Sold For: $4,130.00 CAD (including buyer's premium)


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