• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 556

    TEN VARIOUS BOOKS IN VELLUM BINDINGS

    17TH AND 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    TEN VARIOUS BOOKS IN VELLUM BINDINGS
    17TH AND 18TH CENTURY
    Comprising: P. Antonius Sucquet, Den Wech des eeuwich levens, by H. Aertssens, Antwerpen 1643; M. Brouerius van Nidek, Kabinet van Nederlandsche en Kleefsche Outheden, Vol. I-III, with illustrations by A. Rademaker (maps missing), by A. Schoonenburg, Amsterdam 1727,1731, 1732; W. Sluiters, Buiten Eensaem huis- somer en winterleven, by G. Schagen Amsterdam 1687; De Chevigny, La science des personnes de la cour..., by Freres Chatelain, Amsterdam 1710 -Vol II; Onpartydige Bedenkingen en Overweegingen, by H.W. Welbergen, Amsterdam 1749; Europa's Lutherdom, by J.R. de Jonge, Amsterdam 1753; A. Pauw, Omstandige Levensbeschryving van Martinus Lutherus, by J. Morterre, Amsterdam 1756; I. Cats, Houwelyck, by J.P. van der Venne, Middelburg 1625; each with some minor damages, not collated, some old repairs (10)


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    Provenance

    Collected by Mrs Elias-Vaes between the 1960s and the early 1970s.