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    Sale 2348 | Lot 255
    Price Realized: $11,875With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2348 Lot 255

      MASCAGNI, PAOLO. Anatomia Universale. 150 engraved plates, comprising 75 partly printed in color and hand-finished, and 75 uncolored duplicates in outline. 290, [4] pages. Folio, 468x324 mm, contemporary 1/2 vellum with red morocco lettering piece and front cover label; light to moderate foxing on some text leaves, plates generally clean, stain in blank outer margin of title and a few other text leaves, blank lower outer corner off 7/1 (pages 25-26), the 2 plates between pages 192-93 bound upside down, free endpapers lacking. Publisher's handbill laid in announcing the availability of this edition. Florence: V. Batelli e Figli, 1833

      Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

      The illustrations are reduced from the 1822-32 double elephant folio original edition. Garrison-Morton 409.1 note.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $11,875