The National Academy of Design. Ceremonies on the occasion of laying the corner-stone, October 21st, 1863, and the inauguration of the building, April 27th, 1865

New York: Miller and Matthews, 1865. Softbound. Probably the original wraps, bound around the spine in what appears to be very old masking tape. 91 pp., no illustrations. Overall fair+, loosely bound by sewing which is not very tight at all, contents generally clean but extremities exhibit soiling. Will look much better if it is rebound. Item #129629

Only 200 copies of this were printed. Gives history, events, lists member and deceased members, description of ceremonies at the opening in April 1865, etc. RARE.

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