Auction 471 / Lot n° 76

CALLOT, Jacques (1592-1635) - De Droeve Ellendigheden van den Oorloogh. [Amsterdam]: Leonard Schenk, [s.d.]. An album in curious format complete of Callot's most famous suite, Les Misères et malheurs de la guerre (the miseries and misfortunes of war, 1633), produced following Richelieu's invasion of Lorraine during the Thirty Years War. 12mo oblongo (104 x 210mm). 18 engraved plates including frontispiece numbered N. 2 and 2-18 at bottom right (few small stains and light browning). Contemporary marbled boards backed in cloth (paper pasted on rear panel, weak joints).

Auction: 21 January 2020 at 15:00

Estimate € 200 - 300

Sold € 650