DUYTSCHE EXEMPLAREN VAN ALDERHANDE GHESCHRIFFTEN.
Van den Velde, Jan
Facsimile of the 1620s edition published in Haarlem. Edition limited to 300 hand-numbered copies. Magnificent writing-book, not only with regard to the specific period it represents, but also in relationship to the entire history of calligraphy as an art: Van den Velde is rightly credited with having introduced and perfected a new trend in Dutch calligraphy. With 36 splendid large copper engravings showing calligraphic specimens.
Sales rights: Available outside North America from HES & DE GRAAF Publishers.
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First edition. Preface by the author/collector followed by his lengthy introduction. This collection complimented the collection formed by Curt von Faber du Faur. Reproduction of typescript. Some underlining in red. Wrinkling of fabric along hinges. Scarce book.