Sale: 366 / Rare Books including Marine Art, May 17./18. 2010 in Hamburg Lot 436

 
François I. - Der Rosenroman für Francois I. 1993

436
Franšois I.
Der Rosenroman für Francois I. 1993
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 550
Sold:
€ 660 / $ 726

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Franšois I. - Der Rosenroman fŘr Franšois I. Facsimile and commentary vol., together 2 vols. With 107 illustrations in colors. Graz, Akadem. Druck- und Verlagsanstalt 1993. Red orig. velvet with gilt edges as well as orig. boards, together in orig. boards slipcase. 4to.

Codices selecti XCVII. - 1 of 480 numb. copies of the normal edition bound in velvet (complete print run 610). - Facsimile of the manuscript M 948 of the Piermont Morgan Library in New York. - The pretty full facsimile edition is richly illustrated with 107 miniatures. The original manuscript was is from 1519 and was made for Francois I., king of France from 1515-47. With comprehensive commentary by M. Friesen.

436
Franšois I.
Der Rosenroman für Francois I. 1993
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 550
Sold:
€ 660 / $ 726

(incl. 20% surcharge)