Item #175173 Les Singuliers et nouveaux pourtraicts du seigneur Fédéric de Vinciolo, Venitien our toutes sortes d'ouvrages de lingerie (two parts bound as one). Federico di Vinciolo.
Les Singuliers et nouveaux pourtraicts du seigneur Fédéric de Vinciolo, Venitien our toutes sortes d'ouvrages de lingerie (two parts bound as one)
Les Singuliers et nouveaux pourtraicts du seigneur Fédéric de Vinciolo, Venitien our toutes sortes d'ouvrages de lingerie (two parts bound as one)
Les Singuliers et nouveaux pourtraicts du seigneur Fédéric de Vinciolo, Venitien our toutes sortes d'ouvrages de lingerie (two parts bound as one)
Les Singuliers et nouveaux pourtraicts du seigneur Fédéric de Vinciolo, Venitien our toutes sortes d'ouvrages de lingerie (two parts bound as one)
Les Singuliers et nouveaux pourtraicts du seigneur Fédéric de Vinciolo, Venitien our toutes sortes d'ouvrages de lingerie (two parts bound as one)
Les Singuliers et nouveaux pourtraicts du seigneur Fédéric de Vinciolo, Venitien our toutes sortes d'ouvrages de lingerie (two parts bound as one)

Les Singuliers et nouveaux pourtraicts du seigneur Fédéric de Vinciolo, Venitien our toutes sortes d'ouvrages de lingerie (two parts bound as one)

À Thurin: Eleazaro Thomysi, 1589. Leather bound. Full crushed red leather with 5 raised-bands, all edges gilt. Binding signed Thierry sc. de Petit-Simier via stamp to lower gilt ruling inside front cover. (2), tp, portrait of Henry 3rd (verso), Advertissement, portrait of Henry's Queen entitled "Lodoica Lotharinga FR.R" (Louise of Lorraine) (verso), A La Royne, blank (verso), sonnet, (blank), 39 illustration prints one to a sheet. Then there is the second part with it's identical title-page followed by 69 illustration prints and one border motif. A total of 108 illustrations of designs in this edition. 113 woodcuts in all if portraits, title-pages and border motif are included. VG. Item #175173

This is a book of embroidery and lace designs. Collation as follows via plate numbering: First part: b(_-iiii), c (_-iiii), d (_-iiii), e (_-iiii), f (_-iiii), g (_-iiii), h (_-iiii), i (_-iiii), k (_-iiii), l (_-iii). Total of 39 plates and two portrait illustrations in part 1. Part 2: Title-page (identical to first title-page) marked as "m", then 2 illustrations per sheet beginning with verson of "m" and moving forward : m (_-iiii), n (_-iiii), o (_- iiii), p (_-iiii), q (_-iiii), r (_-iiii), s (_-iiii), t (_-iiii), u (_-iii with print on verso of iii), empty border illustration. Total of 69 illustrations and 1 border motif for part 2. The title of part 2 bears the date "1589"; the dedicatory epistle which appears at the head of the 1st part is dated May 1587. A superb and important copy of a book typically found in tatters and incomplete. A simple and elegant binding by Thierry sc. de Petit-Simier.

Price: $7,500.00