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Lot nr:1041
Book nr:31598
Author:JUNIUS, Hadrianus
Title:Emblemata. Eiusdem Aenigmatum Libellus
Town:Antverpiae [i.e. Leiden]
Publisher:apud Christophorum Plantinum
Year:1585
Description:In-16° (11,7 cm), 157-[2] pp. Illustrated with 62 emblematic woodcuts, including the 58 woodcuts from the preceding editions, by Georffroy Ballain (Paris and Pieter Huys (Antwerp) cut by Gerard Janssen van Kampen and Arnold Nicolai. (Some stains, rare foxing). In leaves under modern paper cover
Note:Réf. Voet, 1481B, Landwehr 404; Praz p.384. Fifth Plantinian edition of Junius's Emblemata (first edition, 1565), reprint of the 1575-edition, but with 4 additional woodcuts by an unknown artist. This edition was in fact printed in Leiden, but some copies - as ours - received a title-page with Plantin's Antwerp imprint
Price:€380 - €500
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