Lot 54 of 377:
French illustrations with 80 plates many drawn by Lante  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$204
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Femmes Célèbres de L'Ancienne France
Author:
Leroux de Lincy, Antoine Jean Victor
Place:
Paris
Publisher:
Leroi, Libraire Editeur
Date:
ca. 1850
Description:

Pictorial title and 80 plates, many of which were drawn by Lante and engraved by Gantine. Folio, modern blue half morocco, marbled paper boards, gilt lettering.

Plates only from a famous work by Leroux De Lincy, with a four-page manuscript listing of the plates.  See Vicar, volume five, 230.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some slight soiling and wear; very good.
 
Item number:
299909
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