Lot 388 of 613:
Herculanum et Pompei by Roux and Barre  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$420
Estimate:
$700 - $1,000

Title:
Herculanum et Pompei Recueil General des Peintures, Bronzes, Mosaiques, Etc.

Author:
Roux, H. & M.L. Barre

Place:
Paris

Publisher:
Didot Freres

Date:
1863

Description:

8 volumes. Engraved plates throughout. (Large 8vo) 26.5x17 cm (10½x6¾") period full brown calf, insignia of the Order of the Garter in gilt on front covers, spines gilt, red morocco labels, all edges marbled.

Fabulously illustrated. Includes the often lacking eighth volume, covering the erotic art of Herculanum and Pompei.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A bit rubbed; foxing; very good.


 
Item number:
283719a
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