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    Sale 1922

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    3 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 314

    MOSER-CHARLOTTENFELS, Henri. Oriental Arms and Armour. Leipzig: Karl W. Hierseman, 1912.

    Price Realised  

    MOSER-CHARLOTTENFELS, Henri. Oriental Arms and Armour. Leipzig: Karl W. Hierseman, 1912.

    2o (518 x 420 mm). 43 plates (of 44, lacking plate 2), some in color. Loose as issued in blue cloth portfolio, elaborately decorated in gilt on front cover (some soiling, a few marginal chips not affecting plates). Provenance: George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum (bookplate, library stamp on title-page and verso of each plate).

    LIMITED EDITION, number 33 of 75 copies in English from a total edition of 300.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE SPRINGFIELD MUSEUMS