Oct 27, 2020 - Sale 2549

Sale 2549 - Lot 178

Price Realized: $ 5,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 8,000 - $ 10,000
Coste, Pascal Xavier (1787-1879)
Monuments Modernes de la Perse.

Paris: A. Morel, 1867.

First edition, over-sized folio, ex libris Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848-1933), with numerous examples of his ownership rubber stamp on many leaves; illustrated with seventy-one number plates on fifty-six sheets, of which eight are hand-colored and seven are double-page; wood engravings in text portion; half-title present; loose sheets as issued housed in a modern custom case; some damage to a few plates, marginal chipping neating mended throughout, some foxing; 22 1/2 x 17 in.