Sale: 309 / Rare Books, May 21./22. 2007 in Hamburg Lot 1348

 
Jean Hellot - Färbekunst. 1751.


 
1348
Jean Hellot
Färbekunst. 1751.
Estimate:
€ 150 / $ 171
Sold:
€ 180 / $ 205

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Hellot, J., Färbekunst oder Unterricht Wolle und wollene Zeuge zu färben; nebst Vorschriften wegen der Prüfungen durch Absieden. Aus dem Französischen übersetzt von A. G. Kästner. With woodcut-title-vignette. Altenburg, P. E. Richter 1751. Contemp. calf. 8vo. 16 ll., 454 pp.
Fromm 12302. - UCBA I, 968. - Cf. Sotheran 9098 and Quérard IV, 58 (1st French edition). - 1st German edition of the essay about dye works, "important as the first work which created a scientific basis for the art of dyeing" (Sotheran). - Translated by A. G. Kästner (1719-1800). - Partly somewhat stained, with a few marginal wormholes, title and flying endpapers with library-stamp. Binding with signs of use. - Ex-libris.

1348
Jean Hellot
Färbekunst. 1751.
Estimate:
€ 150 / $ 171
Sold:
€ 180 / $ 205

(incl. 20% surcharge)