21 June 2004
MENON, Sieur. La Cuisinère Bourgeoise, Brussels: François Foppens, 1781. 12° (some mainly marginal staining), contemporary mottled calf (joints splitting, rubbed).
With a small quantity of miscellaneous books.
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Highlights from the Brooklyn-born philanthropists’ collection of Asian art — coming to Christie’s New York in 2019
This English figure of Christ — one of only two of its type known to have survived the nine centuries since it was cast — was previously thought to have been French