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    Splendid Ceremonies the Paul and Marianne Gourary Collection of Illustrated Fête Books

    12 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 546

    FESTIVALS -- Collection of 7 German, Austrian and Swiss festival scenes, including: Conrad MEYER, "Abriss des Jährlichen Umzugs einer Löblichen Zunfft zum Widder an der Ascher-Mitt-wochen: zum Angedencken ihrer Preis-würdigen Tapferkeit... an der Anno 1350 angelsellten Mordnacht." -- Jasper ISAC, a reduced engraved copy after Hans Sebald Beham's "Das grosse Kirchweihfest." -- Hand-colored engraved view of the "Nouveau Marche, de la Farine" in Vienna. -- Hand-colored vue d'optique representing the "Procession du St. Sacrement, le jour de la feste Dieu" in Vienna. -- And three others, mostly 18th century. (7)

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    FESTIVALS -- Collection of 7 German, Austrian and Swiss festival scenes, including: Conrad MEYER, "Abriss des Jährlichen Umzugs einer Löblichen Zunfft zum Widder an der Ascher-Mitt-wochen: zum Angedencken ihrer Preis-würdigen Tapferkeit... an der Anno 1350 angelsellten Mordnacht." -- Jasper ISAC, a reduced engraved copy after Hans Sebald Beham's "Das grosse Kirchweihfest." -- Hand-colored engraved view of the "Nouveau Marche, de la Farine" in Vienna. -- Hand-colored vue d'optique representing the "Procession du St. Sacrement, le jour de la feste Dieu" in Vienna. -- And three others, mostly 18th century. (7)


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