Auction 458 / Lot n° 96

CALLIMACO (310-240 circa a.C.) - Oi tou Kallimachou Kyrenaiou Ymnoi te, kai epigrammata. Parma: Giambattista Bodoni, 1792. A good uncut copy of this luxury edition published for the marriage of Princess Caroline Teresa of Borboun of Parma with Prince Maximilian of Sassony. Brooks 441 cfr. Renouard: “Edition d'une beauté achevée tirée à 160 exemplaires". Folio (458 x 310mm). Fine engraved vignette (occasional light soling). Modern binding backed in leather on marbled panels, corners with cardboard protection, modern endpapers.

Auction: 24 September 2019 at 15:00

Estimate € 400 - 600

Sold € 450