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Houbraken, A.
De groote schouburgh der Nederlantsche konstschilders en schilderessen (...) zynde een vervolg op het Schilderboek van K.v. Mander.
The Hague, J. Swart, C. Boucquet and M. Gaillard, 1753, 2nd revised edition., 3 volumes, (10),381,(11); (2),361,(8); (2),408,(10)pp., engraved frontispiece, portrait of the author, 42 plates with 1 to 4 portraits of Dutch painters and 5 other (folding.) plates, some text engravings, contemporary uniform mottled calf. Occasionally slightly waterstained in outer margin/ lower corner; all volumes later/ modern owner's entries in pen on first free endpaper. Calf damaged by acidity of mottling;…
€ 395,00 View
Lavater, Jean Gaspard
Essai sur la Physiognomonie, destiné à faire connaître l’Homme et à le faire aimer. 3 volumes.
3 volumes, folio, La Haye, 1781-1786. 145 full-page portraits (o.a. portraits of Da Vinci, Durer, Erasmus, Rubens) & 390 engravings in the text. Gilt tooled, all edges gilt. Fine large paper copy. - Without the fourth volume which was published much later, after the French Revolution in 1803. Condition: some foxing and slight damp staines, but not much. Some rubbing on the edges of the bindings. Volume 2: title page partly loose from the binding and has some folds. Front hinge a bit loose.…
€ 1150,00 View
Schelling, P. van der.
Hollands tiend-regt, of Verhandeling van het Regt tot de Tienden, toekomende aan de Graafelykheid, en de Heerlykheeden van Holland, en Westvriesland: Waar in ook het begin, de oorsprong, en voortgang van het Tiendregt der Heidenen, Joden, en Kristenen in'
Rotterdam, P. Losel, 1727, 2 volumes, (64),611; (24),386,(44)pp., 2 identical engraved frontispieces by F. VAN BLEYSWYCK, contemporary uniform vellum, small 8vo. - Slightly foxed; first few leaves 2nd volume browned; both volumes owner's stamp on 2nd free endpaper. Vellum slightly soiled; portion of vellum at spine-ends worn away. Dekkers p.153, 1.
€ 325,00 View