3 June 2009
HEFNER-ALTENECK, Jacob Heinrich von (1811-1903). Trachten, Kunstwerke und Geräthschaften vom frühen Mittelalter bis Ende des Achtzehnten Jahrhunderts. Frankfurt a.M.: Heinrich Keller, 1879-1889.
10 volumes in 5, 4° (348 x 265mm). 720 engraved plates printed in colour, many heightened with gilt and silver. Unbound as issued. (Lacks plate 713 but plate 714 supplied twice, light spotting throughout). Modern green morocco-backed folders, cloth slipcases.
Second enlarged edition, a combined edition of Hefner-Alteneck's Trachten des christlichen mittelalters nach gleichzeitigen kunstdenkmalen and Kunstwerke und Gerüthschaften des Mittelalters und der Renaissance by Hefner-Alteneck and C. Becker. Colas 1402; Lipperheide Ca7. (5)
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