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Lot nr:946
Book nr:30023
Author:ALCIATUS, Andrea
Title:Emblemata. Elucidata doctissmis Claudij Minois commentarijs
Town:Lyon
Publisher:Haeredes G. Rouillus
Year:1614
Description:In-8°, 22 (2 blanco), 16, 816, [24] pp, titelvignet (met oud eigendomsmerk op titelpag.) met 197 emblematische houtsneden en 14 houtsneden met bomen. Violet blauwe maroquinband met rijk versierde rug en vergulde sneden. Met gemarmerde etui
Note:A late edition of the first and most popular emblem book. Landwehr records close to 80 editions published in France from 1534 to 1616, of which nearly two dozen from the Rouillé press. Most of the woodcuts are from the set by Pierre Eskrich (= Pierre Vase), commissioned by Guillaume Rouillé in 1548 in imitation of the series designed by Bernard Salomon for Jean de Tournes. Landwehr Romanic, 94
Price:€450 - €700
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