- Milano: G.G. Görlich, (1945).
- large 4to.
- later cloth with original paper front wrapper laid-down on front cover
- 96, (2) pages + 53 plates
Price: $185.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 77213
Limited edition of 500 numbered copies. A study of Italian Renaissance book illustration from the late fifteenth century through the first quarter of the sixteenth century, this volume investigates xylography in the Venetian, Lombard, Florentine, Sienese, and Roman contexts, many examples of which are reproduced in the large plates section at the end of the volume. Some of the illustrations are laid down. Memorial bookplate on front pastedown indicates that this copy came from the H.P. Kraus reference library and stock. Irregularly faded, with title page detached. Produced on poor quality, acidic paper.