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    Sale 5528

    Importants Livres Anciens, Livres d'Artistes et Manuscrits

    25 November 2008, Paris

  • Lot 84

    HOGARTH, William (1697-1764). The Works... From the Original Plates Restored by James Heath... Explanations of the Plates by John Nichols. Londres: J. Nichols pour Baldwin, Cradock & Joy, 1822.

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    HOGARTH, William (1697-1764). The Works... From the Original Plates Restored by James Heath... Explanations of the Plates by John Nichols. Londres: J. Nichols pour Baldwin, Cradock & Joy, 1822.

    Grand in-folio (663 x 492 mm). Portrait, et 154 planches imprimées sur 118 feuillets. (Quelques rousseurs.) Demi-maroquin havane de l'époque, dos orné (usures, coins émoussés, frotté). Provenance: Joseph Hornby Baxendale (ex-libris).

    Première édition contenant la biographie de Hogarth rédigée par Nichols. Exemplaire complet de toutes ses planches.


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