22 - 23 March 2005
COGNACQ, Gabriel -- Bibliothèque Gabriel Cognacq. Paris: Giraud-Badin, 19 May 1952-10 February 1953
Four volumes bound in one, 4o (255 x 200 mm). Plates. Printed lists of prices realized laid in. Later blue buckram.
With the exception of two plates of illuminated manuscripts, the other eighteen reproduce fine bindings from the twelfth to the eighteenth century, including a medieval jewelled and enamelled binding, an à la Grec binding for Marcus Fugger (Eusebius, 1544), and one for Henri III.
[With:] Collection Gabriel Cognacq. (Tableaux, anciens et moderns, sculptures, etc.). Paris: Galerie Charpentier, 14 May 1952. 4o. Original wrappers. Provenance: Georges Dubois (bookplate). -- Collection Gabriel Cognacq. Tableaux, aquarelles, pastels, dessins, sculptures. Paris, Hotel Drouot, 14 November 1952. 8o. Original wrappers. (3)
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