Publisher: Bertoia Auctions, New Jersey;
Date of Publication: 2010
Stock Code: 4173
FIRST EDITION. Quarto. 253 pp. Book Condition: Near Fine. Publisher's maroon faux-leather hardcover with gilt titles and inset colour cover plate to upper board. Absentee bidding form for the sale loosely inserted. Lavishly produced auction catalogue of toys and model vehicles with photographic illustrations in colour throughout. Lots 3717 to 4850 inclusive are described and illustrated together with estimates of value; this volume includes many early twentieth century toy vehicles and accessories, Disney toys, pedal cars and transport related games. Kaufman (1930-2009) amassed an estimated 7000 items which formed an important collection of antique toys, housed in a purpose-built annexe at his Pittsburgh residence. Scarce.