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

    12 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 554

    FUNERALS -- Group of five prints of various funeral scenes, including: Johann MEYER. "Accurate Abbildung der solennen Leichen-Begaengniss des Hochwürdigsten, Hochgebohrnen Herrn, Herrn Anton Ignaz Joseph." ca 1711. For Emperor JOSEPH I. -- Daniel LANGEWEG. "Korte Beschryving der Sieraden en het Bed van Paraden, van wylen Zyne Doorluchtige Hoogheid, Willem Carel Henrik Friso, Prince van Oranje en Nassau." The Hague, 1761. Etching printed above letterpress text. For WILLIAM IV, Prince of Orange. -- And three others, including for Archduchess Maria Clementina of Austria (1735), Polyxena Christina (1735), daughter of Ernst Leopold of Hesse-Rheinfels-Rotenburg. (5)

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    FUNERALS -- Group of five prints of various funeral scenes, including: Johann MEYER. "Accurate Abbildung der solennen Leichen-Begaengniss des Hochwürdigsten, Hochgebohrnen Herrn, Herrn Anton Ignaz Joseph." ca 1711. For Emperor JOSEPH I. -- Daniel LANGEWEG. "Korte Beschryving der Sieraden en het Bed van Paraden, van wylen Zyne Doorluchtige Hoogheid, Willem Carel Henrik Friso, Prince van Oranje en Nassau." The Hague, 1761. Etching printed above letterpress text. For WILLIAM IV, Prince of Orange. -- And three others, including for Archduchess Maria Clementina of Austria (1735), Polyxena Christina (1735), daughter of Ernst Leopold of Hesse-Rheinfels-Rotenburg. (5)


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