Lot 22: Sarre & Trenkwald Alt-Orientalische Teppiche

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2016-05-18 13:56:20

Lot 22

Author: Sarre, Friedrich & Hermann Trenkwald; Title: Alt-Orientalische Teppiche: Herausgegeben vom Osterreichischen Museum für Kunst und Industrie; Place Published: Vienna and Leipzig; Publisher: Anton Schroll & Co. / Karl W. Hiersemann; Date Published: 1926-28; Description: 2 volumes. 21, [2], plus 60 plates interleaved with descriptive letterpress; 43, [1], plus 60 plates interleaved with descriptive letterpress. Of the 120 plates 67 are in color, seven are double page. (Folio) 59x44 cm (23¼x17¼"). First Edition.One of the great and important rug books, based on the Museum's previous publications "Orientalisch Teppice" (1892) and "Altorientalische Teppiche" (1908). The black & white plates are collotypes; the color plates are largely collotypes with a few halftone reproductions. Bindings edge worn, splitting at joints, repairs to spine of Volume 1, detached piece at foot of spine on Volume 2 with tape repair; internally clean; very good.

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