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

    12 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 366

    PARIS 1745 -- [PRINTS]. COCHIN, Nicholas. "Ceremonie du Mariage de Louis Dauphin de France avec Marie Therese Infante d'Espagne" and "Decoration du Bal Masque donné par le Roy... à l'occasion du Mariage de Louis Dauphin de France avec Marie Therese Infante d'Espagne." [Paris, ca 1745]. Two engravings. Each approximately 731 x 460 mm, wide margins. A fine view of the Chapelle du Château and the ball at the Gallerie at Versailles on 23 February 1745 upon the wedding of LOUIS, (1729-1765) Dauphin of France to Infanta MARIA TERESE of Spain. -- With two engravings by Cochin upon the death of Maria Therese, who died three days after the birth of their daughter on 22 July 1746. Each approximately 643 x 747 mm. (4)

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    PARIS 1745 -- [PRINTS]. COCHIN, Nicholas. "Ceremonie du Mariage de Louis Dauphin de France avec Marie Therese Infante d'Espagne" and "Decoration du Bal Masque donné par le Roy... à l'occasion du Mariage de Louis Dauphin de France avec Marie Therese Infante d'Espagne." [Paris, ca 1745]. Two engravings. Each approximately 731 x 460 mm, wide margins. A fine view of the Chapelle du Château and the ball at the Gallerie at Versailles on 23 February 1745 upon the wedding of LOUIS, (1729-1765) Dauphin of France to Infanta MARIA TERESE of Spain. -- With two engravings by Cochin upon the death of Maria Therese, who died three days after the birth of their daughter on 22 July 1746. Each approximately 643 x 747 mm. (4)


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