Lot 473: [Bisschop, Jan de]. Signorum veterum Icones per D. Gerardum Reynst urbis Amsterlaedami Senatorem ac Scabinum dum viveret Dignissiumum Collectae..., Amsterdamn; Nicolai Visscher, [circa 1671], engraved titlepage by Gerard de Lairesse, ninety-eight copper engraved plates of classical sculptures, additional sequence of thirteen copper engraved plates, lettered A-M bound at rear, occasional slight spotting (generally clean condition with wide margins), later calf-backed marbled boards, gilt stamp of the Signet Library to upper and lower covers, some wear with upper cover detached and loss to spine, folio (42.5 x 26cm). An anthology of classical antiquities designed for the use of artists in 17th century Holland. (1)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books and Maps Auction September 2015
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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