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    Sale 5308

    Fine Printed Books Including Children's & Illustrated Books

    19 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 39

    Museum Cortonense in Quo Vetera Monumenta Complectuntur. Rome: Typis Joannis Generosi Salomoni, 1750. 2° (328 x 220mm). Title printed in red and black with engraved device, headpieces and historiated initials, 85 engraved plates (some very light spotting and staining). Contemporary mottled armorial calf gilt, spine gilt in compartments with tan morocco lettering-piece (extremities rubbed). Provenance: Frederich Christian (early signature on title). FIRST EDITION. Cicognara 3418; Sinkankas 6791.

    Price Realised  

    Museum Cortonense in Quo Vetera Monumenta Complectuntur. Rome: Typis Joannis Generosi Salomoni, 1750. 2° (328 x 220mm). Title printed in red and black with engraved device, headpieces and historiated initials, 85 engraved plates (some very light spotting and staining). Contemporary mottled armorial calf gilt, spine gilt in compartments with tan morocco lettering-piece (extremities rubbed). Provenance: Frederich Christian (early signature on title). FIRST EDITION. Cicognara 3418; Sinkankas 6791.


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