Veües des plus beaux lieux de France et d'Italie

Author
Perelle, Gabriel, 1604-1677 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
French
Published/​Created
[A Paris, chez N. Langlois, 1688?]
Description
283 leaves; plates. 31 x 42 cm.

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Notes
  • Title from spine.
  • A nonce collection made up of plates from the so-called Perelle album. Some plates are before letters with captions written in ink by a contemporary hand. Some plates as issued with lettering. The leaves a numbered in contemporary ink 3 to 285. Some leaves are blank.
  • Plates by Gabriel, Adam and Nicolas Perelle, as well as Israël Silvestre, and Jacobus van Merlen.
  • Ex copy: Lacking leaf 6.
Binding note
Ex copy bound in contemporary dark brown mottled calf, with spine title: Üeues des plus belle maison de France.
Provenance
Ex copy has armorial bookplate of a 17th cent. member of the Sainte-Marie d'Esquilly family (Normandy)
Source acquisition
Ex copy is gift of Susan Dwight Bliss.
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
Caption title from first plate
  • Veües des plus beaux lieux de France et d'Italie
OCLC
41270681
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