By: Montrosier, Eugne editor

Price: $335.82

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Art, French; French Language; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; Elephant Folio; 195 pages; From library of congress: "Author: Montrosier, Eugne, b. 1839, ed. Title: Les chefs-d'uvre d'art au Luxembourg; Published: Paris, L. Baschet, 1881. Description: 2 p. L. , xxxix, 195, [7] p. Illus. (incl. Ports. , plans) mounted plates 45 cm. LC Call No. : N2040. M8Subjects: Paris. Palais du Luxembourg. [from old catalog] Artists, French. [from old catalog]" . This large (13X17") , IN 3/4 brown morrocco over brown-red cloth. Six compartment spine with raised bands. Small crack in exterior leather at top of hinge. Some sunning to lower parts of front cover leather has lightened the color. Gilding on the spine is bright. The many full page plates are tissue covered and show skillful printing. TGE. There are also numerous textural illustrations. Hinges, spine, text block all are fine condition. Silk moire end papers. Book weight is about 25 pounds. Includes laid in large onion skin sketch or tracing unsigned. 41 photoengravings also 53 engravings by Fraipont, V. Rochegrosse. From the Luxembourg museum in Paris. French language text. AUTHORS noted are: MM L ALLARD; TH DE BANVILLE; DANIEL BERNARD; A BESNUS; E BLEMONT; F BOURGEAT; H CEARD; CHAMPFLEURY; J CLARETIE; F COPPEE; A DAUDET; R DELORME; H DEMESSE; A DENIS; E DRUMONT; E FREBAULT; DOURCAUD; TH GAUTIER; I HENNIQUE; J-M DE HEREDIA; F'HERVILLY; A HEULHARD; A HOUSSAYE; H HOUSSAYE; J-K HUYSMANS; F JAHYER; J JANIN; F JAVEL; LAMARTINE; L LEROY; G MARC; A MENANDRE; CH MENETRIER; F MISTRAL; A ROBAUT; G SAND; G SHEFFIER; A SILVESTRE; A THEURIET; J TROUBAT; I ULBACH; M VACHON; A VALABREGUE; L VALADE; CH VENDRYES; CH YRIARTE. There are also 196 illustrations and full page plates. French language text. Deluxe Edition


Author Name: Montrosier, Eugne editor

Categories: Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Paris, L. Baschet: 1881

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 9604