8vo, coloured lithos numbered III, V, VI, VII and X (2 folding), loose in contemporary wrappers with printed label on upper cover. Stamp of Donaueschingen library on wrappers.
US $183 €168
Added to your basket:
6 Blätter Altenburger Trachten.
Charming Altenburg costume plates, lacking at least one plate.
Not in Lipperheide.
You may also be interested in...
INSCRIBED LEWIS, Wyndham.
The Art of Wyndham Lewis. Edited by C. Handley-Read with an Essay on Detail in the Artist’s Style, a chronological Outline and Notes on the Plates. With a critical Evaluation by Eric Newton.
First edition, inscribed ‘To Geoffrey Bridson from W. L.’ The first monograph devoted to Lewis. The absence of some of the plates is curious – some were evidently cut out by Bridson, but there is no sign of the frontispiece ever having been in this copy, nor anything after plate 42. Was it perhaps an early proof?
COUNTERFEIT CELLINI CELLINI, Benvenuto.
Vita di Benvenuto Cellini orefice e scultore fiorentino da lui medesimo scritta, nella quale molte curiose particolarità si toccano appartenenti alle Arti, ed all’Istoria del suo tempo tratta da un ottimo manoscritto, e dedicate all’eccellenza di Mylord Riccardo Boyle Conte di Burlington …
The counterfeit edition of Benvenuto Cellini’s seminal autobiography, extra-illustrated with two large engravings illustrating his ‘Perseus and Medusa’ and the ‘Hercules and Cacus’ of his rival sculptor Bandinelli.