Lot 1086Self Portrait by Patrick Kavanagh 1963 Rare First...

Auction Date: 19/09/2019 at 10am

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Self Portrait by Patrick Kavanagh 1963 Rare First Edition Book with wrapper and f/p photograph by Philip Pocock showing Kavanagh in a flat cap and stained shirt. Kavanagh objected to the photograph, and the edition was pulped (also two other editions). With a copy of the Second Issue (1964), still described as ‘First Edition’. Also with the Second Edition (1975), with the photographs in sepia. The first issue was never distributed, and only a handful of copies survived. A rare and attractive trio (3)

Hammer Price: £550.00

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