The Art of Shooting Flying is a two-volume collection of famous paintings depicting various wildlife, hunting and nature scenes, including Winslow Homer.
Two-volume set; gilt-stamped red cloth;
4to; 414pp; illustrated with color photographic endpapers, color photographs plus reproductions after paintings, etchings and drawings; gilt- stamped gray linen slipcase. Volume 1 “THE WRITINGS” is a collection of gunning stories by Markland, Forester, Spiller, G.B. Evans, Waterman, McGuane, et al. The 2nd volume, “THE IMAGES”, depicts great sporting art by Hunt, Ripley, Pleissner, Jaques, Kirmse and others. A beautiful production and coveted by collectors of both genres. A small print run left this book quite collectible. A very fine set in slipcase.