Explication des ouvrages de peinture, sculpture, architecture, gravure et lithographie des artists vivants exposés au Palais des Champs-Élysées le 15 Juin 1857.

Paris, 1857.

Small 8vo, pp. lxviii, [4], 488; a very good copy in contemporary wrappers, a little worn. Stamp of Donaueschingen library on title and final leaf.

£75

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Catalogue for the Salon of 1857.

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