London, South Kensington
8 October 2015
A. PROVOST (FL. 1834-1855)
Panorama Interieur de Paris. Paris: d'Aubert et Cie, [c.1840]. Oblong 8° (145 x 5815mm fully extended). Tinted lithographic folding view of boulevards in Paris. (Occasional light spotting and finger-soiling, minor paper restoration to fore-edge of final leaf.) Publisher's morocco-backed moirée-style paper-covered boards (extremities lightly rubbed, minor restoration to corners and hinges).
RARE PANORAMA OF PARIS accurately depicting the Boulevards with their facades, monuments, cafes, restaurants and theatres, and including various scenes of street life such as children's games, street vendors, fashionable ladies, mounted riders and horse-drawn carriages. De Vinck 12457.
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