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    Sale 2178

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

    12 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 544

    FESTIVALS -- Group of six engraved plates showing various peace and fealty celebrations, various plates, 17th-18th century. Including: the Peace of Brede, 1667, by Romeyn de Hooghe; an illumation in Berlin for the peace of Nystadt, 1721; oath of fealty to King Frederick III of Copenhagen by J.M. Preissler after W. Heimbach. 490 x 740 mm and smaller. (6)

    Price Realised  

    FESTIVALS -- Group of six engraved plates showing various peace and fealty celebrations, various plates, 17th-18th century. Including: the Peace of Brede, 1667, by Romeyn de Hooghe; an illumation in Berlin for the peace of Nystadt, 1721; oath of fealty to King Frederick III of Copenhagen by J.M. Preissler after W. Heimbach. 490 x 740 mm and smaller. (6)


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