• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 557

    A COLLECTION OF VARIOUS BOOKS ON MICHIEL DE RUYTER

    18TH - 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A COLLECTION OF VARIOUS BOOKS ON MICHIEL DE RUYTER
    18TH - 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising: G. Brandt, Het Leven en Bedryf van den heere Michiel de Ruiter..., 1732, vellum binding; Two copies of G. Brandt, Het Leven en Bedryf van den heere Michiel de Ruiter..., 1746, leather bindings; A facsimile copy of the same book; P.J. Blok, Michiel Adriaanszoon De Ruyter, 's-Gravenhage 1928; R. Prud'homme, Biografie van M.A. de Ruyter, 1996; M.A. De Ruyter, 18th century; two copies N. Aartsma, Michiel de Ruyter 1607-1676..., 's-Gravenhage 1942
    Together with J.E. Elias, Het geslacht Elias, de geschiedenis van een Amsterdamsche Regentenfamilie, 's-Gravenhage 1937; J.E. Elias, De vroedschap van Amsterdam 1578-1795, vol I and II, Two plates of the tomb of de Ruyter; And three books on the history of 17th Century Amsterdam (15)


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