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Oeuvres de Moliere. Drawn by Boucher. Engraved by Boilvin, Courtry, Gaucherel, Greux, Lerat, Martinez, Milius, Massard, Mongin, and Rajon.
(Print portfolio- 35 prints).
Issued Paris, 1876 by Alphonse Lemerre. Paper covered boards, publishers price list on back cover.
Excellent lot of thirty-five antique 19th century finely engraved prints, printed on hand-made paper. All loose as issued within covers.
All show light signs of age, but remain mostly very clean and fresh. Attractive examples.Portfolio issued with string-ties and cloth spine, prints loosely set in, the spine & ties now lacking.
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Minor light toning and as typical for printed images of this vintage, perhaps small minor paper flaws, but to our eyes and for most people, all remain entirely acceptable and nice looking examples.
Sheets measure c. 8" x 5 1/2".
Printed areas measure c. 4 1/4" x 2 1/4