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(Buckley). Schmidt, Robert.

EUROPÄISCHES GLAS

Die Sammlung Wilfred Buckley. Mit einer einleitung von ... Verlag Ernst Wasmuth Ag/Berlin 1927.
4to. 48pp. 104 b/w. plates from photos. German text. Original gilt lettered green cloth with gilt glass device to upper board, some soiling light fading and rubbing to cloth, corners sl. rubbed, joints sl. tender, spine faded and with sl. wear at head and tail. Wilfred Buckley (1873–1933), promoter of clean milk and collector of antique glass. ODNB ‘... Buckley always had a keen interest in literature and art and especially in antique glass. Over the years he built up a sizeable collection that became widely known among his fellow collectors. As the milk campaign faltered, so he devoted more time to his fine art interests. He wrote a series of books for collectors ...’
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