Oct 12, 2023 - Sale 2648

Sale 2648 - Lot 73

Price Realized: $ 5,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
Leonardo, da Vinci (1452-1519)
A Treatise of Painting.

London: Printed for J. Senex; and W. Taylor, 1721.

First edition in English, octavo, title page printed in red and black, illustrated with engraved frontispiece portrait facing title, thirty-one full page plates, and three folding (thirty-five in total); neatly rebound in full calf, period style; original page edges untrimmed and left intact; contents in good condition; final two leaves of publisher's ads present after text; 7 3/8 x 4 1/2 in.

ESTC T174885.

Ex libris Christopher Clark Geest (1936-2023)