- Paris: E. Dentu, 1885.
- large 8vo.
- turn of the century half leather with five raised bands and marbled paper-covered boards, stiff paper wrappers bound-in
- xvi, (iv), 575+(1) pages
Price: $250.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 74638
First edition, printed in an edition limited to 614 numbered copies. A useful guide to 18th century French prints, includes the prices each print commanded at auctions in Paris between 1855 and 1882. Thousands of prints described in great detail, organized alphabetically by artist. Attention is paid to distinctions among print states. With preface by Paul Eudel. Bookplate on front pastedown indicates that this book came from the reference library and stock of H. P. Kraus. Some rubbing on spine, minor shelf wear.