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    Sale 7725

    Valuable Printed Books and Manuscripts, Including Fine Plate books from an Historic Continental Library

    3 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 200

    REY, Étienne (1789-1867). Monuments romains et gothiques de Vienne en France. Paris: Didot, 1820-31 [pt.1, 1831].

    Price Realised  

    REY, Étienne (1789-1867). Monuments romains et gothiques de Vienne en France. Paris: Didot, 1820-31 [pt.1, 1831].

    2° (546 x 400mm). Lithographic part title with hand-coloured border and 72 lithographic plates, of which 6 partly hand-coloured. (Variable, mostly light, spotting.) Contemporary russia gilt by Ph. Selenka, paneled covers with intricately tooled gilt border, gilt spine, gilt turn-ins, marbled endpapers and edges (extremities lightly rubbed).

    VERY RARE WORK IN A FINE BINDING. Not in ABPC-online or JAP. Brunet IV, 1258-1259.


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