Jun 14, 2016 - Sale 2419

Sale 2419 - Lot 9

Price Realized: $ 3,000
Show Hammer Price?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
(BIBLE.) La Sainte Bible. 12 volumes. Translated into French by Le Maistre de Saci. 300 copper -engraved plates with captions after original drawings by Marillier and Monsiau plus a map of the Holy Land by Chanlaire and engraved by Pierre-François Tardieu in Volume 12. 8vo, polished deep pomegranate red calf with gilt rules, central medallions and borders stamped in blind on both covers, spines in 6 compartments with gilt rules and decorations, gilt turn-ins, light to moderate rubbing and occasional scuffing; glue bleed-through on endpapers; all edges trimmed and gilt, scattered very light foxing. ex-collection robert hoe and mortimer l. schiff with their bookplates. Cohen de Ricci 935-36; Sander 145. Parigi: Maisonneuve, 1789-1804...