Auction 443 / Lot n° 56

CATS, Jacob (1577-1660) - Alle de wercken. Amsterdam: Johannes Ratelband and Gravenhagen: Husson: 1726. A grand book on emblems with hundreds of pages illustrated by engravings. 2 parts in one volume, folio (385 x 233mm). Half-title, engraved frontispiece, titles in red and black with engraved vignettes, numeours engravings and emblems, some large and 3 double-page engraved plates on p. 453, 490 and 527, portrais of the author in both parts (engraved frontispiece and first portrait with some repairs, some other repairs, mainly in the margins, few scattered stains). Contemporary calf, gilt spine, blue edges (rubbed, some wear to spine, corners bumped).

Auction: 22 January 2018 at 15:00

Estimate 700 - 1,000€

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