Plate Books / Art & Architecture

Price: EUR 30,00

[Plate book]

Svenska Målares Taflor. Träsnitt efter målningar af konstnärer under konung Carl XVs tid. Med text.

Stockholm. P. A. Norstedt & Söner Kongl. Boktryckare. 1875. Folio 38 x 29 cm . Title + (6 pp.) + 48 pp. + (2 pp.) + 62 wood cut plates.

Original yellow blind pressed cloth binding with the title and a view of the castle of "Ulriksdal" in gilt at the front board. Title and ornamentations in gilt at the spine. A couple of plates and text leaves with a few stains mainly to the margins. One very short tear to a plate. The binding is in excellent condition, which is uncommon for this popular and therefore usually notoriously heavily worn book.

A beautiful binding containing wood cuts of paintings by famous swedish artists during the reign of Charles XV.

Item No: 825