Jun 03, 2021 - Sale 2571

Sale 2571 - Lot 169

Price Realized: $ 1,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 500 - $ 600
(CHIROGRAPHY.) François Nicolas Bédigis. l'Art d'Ecrire, Demontre par des Principes Approfondis, et Developpes dans Toute Leur Etendue. Engraved portrait frontispiece, viii, 20 pages, and 15 full-page engraved plates decoratively illustrating the techniques of "expert writer" Bédigis. Folio, 20x13 inches, modern light blue paper-covered boards; light foxing and dampstain, one text leaf with lower corner replaced; priced and signed by Bédigis in ink calligraphy at lower title-page. OCLC locates three copies, no auction records. Paris, 1768