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Sale 2438 | Lot 11
Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
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Sale 2438 Lot 11
(BIBLE ILLUSTRATIONS.) Holbein, Hans. The Images of the Old Testament. English and French text. 94 woodcut illustrations of Old Testament scenes and 4 portrait medallions of the Evangelists after Holbein.  (of ) leaves; lacks the last leaf, blank except for printer's device, but with device trimmed and mounted on recto of rear endleaf. 4to, 181x130 mm, late 17th-/early 18th-century panelled calf, neatly rebacked, superficial scratch across front cover; occasional light soiling, repair in blank lower inner corner of N3 on recto, marginal browning on verso; 1/4 folding case. Lyon: Jean Frellon, 1549
Estimate $10,000 - 15,000
first english-language editionof this collection of Holbein's Bible illustrations. Fairfax Murray/French 245; Harvard/Mortimer-French 283.