30 April 2008
BOSSE, Abraham (1602-1676) -- FARINATI, Paolo (1524-1606). Diverses figures a l'eau forte de petits amours, anges vollants, et enfans, propre a mettre sur frontons portes et autres lieux Ensemble Plusieurs. Paris: A. Bosse, 1644.
Oblong 4° (193 x 246mm). 30 numbered etched plates, including title, by Bosse after Farinati. (Some spotting and light waterstaining.) Berlin Kat. 4355 calling for 28 plates only.
Bound with 30 other etched plates by Bosse, probably a compilation from more than one series, though the first is entitled Differentes manieres de dessiner et peindre [n.p: n.d.]. Modern calf. Sold as an album of prints not subject to return.
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