Mar 10, 2020 - Sale 2533

Sale 2533 - Lot 294

Price Realized: $ 3,120
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
(MEXICAN IMPRINT--1620.) Bramón, Francisco. Los sirgueros de la virgen sin original peccado. Full-page woodcut on verso of leaf 78. [12 including blank], 161 leaves. 8vo, contemporary vellum, minor wear; marca de fuego of the Real Universidad de México (BEFK-17004) on top edge, armorial bookplate of collector Federico Gómez de Orozco on front pastedown. Mexico: [Juan de Alcacar], 1620

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Brown University describes the work as "a mixture of prose, pastoral poetry, and medieval and Christian legends, intermingled with some themes of medieval romances." Bramón "sin duda uno de los buenos poetas de la América"--Beristain, page 187. 2 in OCLC, and none traced at auction. Medina, Mexico 319; Palau 34422.