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

    12 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 138

    FLUSHING (or VLISSINGEN) 1751 -- HUET, Daniel Theodoor. Inhuldiginge van... Willem Karel Hendrik Friso... Als Erf-Heer van Vlissingen. Amsterdam: Isaak Tirion, 1753.

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    FLUSHING (or VLISSINGEN) 1751 -- HUET, Daniel Theodoor. Inhuldiginge van... Willem Karel Hendrik Friso... Als Erf-Heer van Vlissingen. Amsterdam: Isaak Tirion, 1753.

    2o (418 x 266 mm). Engraved title, engraved portrait by JACOBUS HOUBRAKEN (1698-1780) and 8 engraved plates (one folding and 2 double-page). Late 19th century half calf (some rubbing). Berlin 2968; Landwehr 228; Lotz p.105.

    [Bound with:]

    VEERE 1751 -- ANDRIESSEN, Andreas. Plegtige inhuldiging van... Willem Karel Hendrik Friso... als Markgraaf van Vere. Amsterdam: Isaak Tirion, 1751. 10 engraved plates (one folding) by J.C. PHILIPS after P. BEUCKELSZ. Berlin 2967; Landwehr 227. -- [And with:] AMSTERDAM 1768 -- WAGENAAR, Jan. T Verheugd Amsterdam, ter gelegenheid van het plegtig bezoek... Willem, Prinse van Oranje en Naussau... en zyne Gemaalinne Fredrica Sophia Wilhelmina, Prinsesse van Pruissen... den 30 May... 1768. Amsterdam: Yntema en Tieboel, 1768. Engraved title, engraved title vignette, engraved portrair and 14 double-page engraved plates by SIMON FOKKE and REINIER VINKELES. Berlin 2970; Landwehr 256; Lotz 103; Vinet 650.

    THREE 18TH-CENTURY ENTRIES, the first two celebrate the entry of WILLIAM IV, (1711-1751) Prince of Orange and Nassau-Dietz in Vlissingen and Veere. The third entry is of WILLIAM V (1748-1806), Prince of Orange and Nassau-Dietz and his wife Wilhelmina of Prussia, born Frederika Sophia Wilhelmina, (1751-1820) in Amsterdam. The splendid plates depict the processions and banquets, the reception of the fleet at the harbor, various meetings and stage settings.

    [With:]

    LEEUWARDEN 1734 -- Het juichend Friesland ofte kort verhaal van de inkomst van Willem Carel Hendrik Friso, Prince van Orange en Nassau. Leeuwarden: Tobias van Dessel, 1734. 2o (328 x 210 mm). 2 engraved large folding plates by JAN CASPAR PHILIPS after RUIK KEYERT. Contemporary marbled wrappers (somewhat worn); cloth folding case. A festivity book documenting the visit on March 24, 1784, at Leeuwarden, Franeker and Harlingen of WILLIAM IV and his consort Anna, Crown Princess of Great Britain and Ireland. Berlin 2961; Landwehr 203.


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