By E Bénézit [ed.]
France   Librairie Gründ
9.5" by 6" xv, [1], 769, [3]; [4], 765, [1]; [4], 812, [4]; [4], 771, [1]; [4], 840, [4]; [4], 789, [3]; [4], 823, [2]; [4], 884, [2]pp.
A new edition of E Benezit's thorough dictionary of painters, sculptors, designers and engravers from all over the world in eight illustrated volumes.
By E Bénézit [ed.]

1860 Dictionnaire des Peintre, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs de tous le Temps et de tous les Pays par un Groupe d'Écrivains Spécialistes Français et Étrangers

France   Librairie Gründ
9.5" by 6" xv, [1], 769, [3]; [4], 765, [1]; [4], 812, [4]; [4], 771, [1]; [4], 840, [4]; [4], 789, [3]; [4], 823, [2]; [4], 884, [2]pp.
A new edition of E Benezit's thorough dictionary of painters, sculptors, designers and engravers from all over the world in eight illustrated volumes.
£150.00
: 15kgs / : 867A15

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Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding

The third edition, revised and corrected by E. Bénézit. Numbered 7075 to vol I of an unspecified number of printed copies. In the original French. 

A beautiful set complete in eight uniform volumes comprising a critical and documentary dictionary of painters, sculptors, designers, and engravers from all over the world through all times. Compiled by a group of professional writers, both French and not. 

A comprehensive guide complete from A to Z with brief biographical sketches. 

Illustrated with examples by the artists. Collated, complete with thirty two illustrations per volume.

Condition

In the original publisher's uniform full cloth bindings. Externally very smart with only light bumping to head and tail of spine and occasional light markings to boards and spine. Minor closed tear to tail rear joint vol. 2, back strip only lightly lifting. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright and clean.

Very Good

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