Amsterdam: Estienne Roger, 1706. Hardcover. 4 vols. Brown leather, red title blocks on spines, gilt letters & decorations on spines, five spine rings each, marbled flyleaves; 1163 total pp., 1 bw plate as vol.1 frontispiece, several BW plates in vol. 3. G (All vols. have moderate surface wear to covers and moderate edge wear; some light foxing to pages; all hinges are tight; could be rebound and refreshed.). Item #149531
Text is in French. The four volume set of this classic work by French art and court historian Andre Felibien (1619-1695), in which he chronicles the lives and works of ancient and modern painters of his time. A decent and quite intact set for its age. The marbled flyleaves on handmade paper are nicely done. A scarce and uncommon find.
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