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Lot nr:1054
Book nr:28950
Author:HOOGSTRATEN, Frans van
Title:Het Voorhof der Ziele, gehangen met leerzaeme prenten en zinnebeelden.
Town:Rotterdam
Publisher:E. Solmans
Year:1668
Description:In-4, [16], 199, [9] pp, gegraveerde titelprent door Romein de Hooghe en 60 emblematische kopergravures door de zelfde. Marginale scheur hersteld in p. 25. Gebonden in perkament band uit de tijd, wat vervuild
Note:Landwehr 325 ; Praz p 372 ; Hollstein 757-816 ; BCNI 12512. Very rare first edition of the first illustrated work by the great book-illustrator Romeyn de Hooghe, a master in expressing the movements of the human body, but also of the mood of a landscape. The plates show lively scenes of daily life, men fishing or hunting, the fire-brigade at work, a surgeon operating
Price:€600 - €900
Sellingprice:€600
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