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    Sale 2438 | Lot 11
    Price Realized: $11,875With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2438 Lot 11

      (BIBLE ILLUSTRATIONS.) Holbein, Hans. The Images of the Old Testament. English and French text. 94 woodcut illustrations of Old Testament scenes and 4 portrait medallions of the Evangelists after Holbein. [51] (of [52]) leaves; lacks the last leaf, blank except for printer's device, but with device trimmed and mounted on recto of rear endleaf. 4to, 181x130 mm, late 17th-/early 18th-century panelled calf, neatly rebacked, superficial scratch across front cover; occasional light soiling, repair in blank lower inner corner of N3 on recto, marginal browning on verso; 1/4 folding case. Lyon: Jean Frellon, 1549

      Estimate $10,000 - 15,000

      first english-language edition of this collection of Holbein's Bible illustrations. Fairfax Murray/French 245; Harvard/Mortimer-French 283.

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