The Elegant Auctioneers.

New York: Hill & Wang, (1970),

First Edition. octavo, boards & cloth in dust jacket. viii, 632pp. Hill & Wang, Item #29049

Illustrated. The story of the auction houses that reflected the changing tastes in art, antiques, and books in America: American Art Association, Anderson Galleries, Parke-Bernet Galleries, and the larger-than-life personalities behind the scenes: Mitchell Kennerley, Cortlandt F. Bishop, William Randolph Hearst, Mitchell Kennerley, Thomas Kirby, J. Pierpont Morgan, Hiram Parke, A. S. W. Rosenbach, George D. Smith, Arthur Swann, Gabriel Wells, the Wideners, and many more. Jacket price clipped with light shelf wear to edges of jacket.

Price: $10.00

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