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David, François-Anne (1741-1824) Antiquités D'Herculanum.

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3012T
Lot:
1208
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

David, François-Anne (1741-1824) Antiquités D'Herculanum. Paris: Chez l'Auteur, F.A. David, 1780-1797. Ten quarto volumes bound as five, illustrated with David's engravings throughout, with text by Sylvain Maréchal (1750-1803), bound in uniform contemporary half leather and marbled paper boards, spines tooled and labeled, scuffed, water stains to the beginning of the first volume, some toning, 9 3/4 x 7 1/4 in. (5)
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Sylvain Mar�chal, Book arts, Book publishing, Bookbinding, Crafts, Graphic design, Paper art, Printing, Publishing, Visual arts, Paris

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