European engraving antique prints 1846-79 Lot x 3 books France Rubens GavarniBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Engravings, French Engraving, History of Engraving, Peter Paul Rubens, Paul Gavarni].
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Three 19th century books related to old engraved prints.
Histoire de la Gravure en France, by Georges Duplessis.
Published 1861, Paris by Rapilly.
Histoire de la Gravure dans L'Ecole de Rubens, by Henri Hymans.
Published 1879, Brussels, by Fr. J. Olivier.
Oevres Choisies de Gavarni, by Mm. Laurent-Jan, Lireux, & Leon Gozlan.
Published 1846, Paris by J. Hetzel.
Dozens of full page wood engravings.
All in 19th century bindings, one original paper wrappers. Video shows them in detail.
Set along the shelf measures: 3 1/2".
Largest book measures: 10 3/4" H X 7 1/4" W.
Smallest book measures: 9" H X 5 7/8" W.