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Les Arts Mconnus

Les Nouveaux Muses du Trocadro

By mile Soldi

1881 - Paris - Ernest Leroux

11" by 8"; xv, 531pp.

DETAILS

A beautiful second edition of anthropological exhibition pieces in the Trocadro Museum.

With four-hundred illustrations.

Housed in the Trocadro Palace in Paris, the Musum Ethnographique des Missions Scientifiques was founded in 1878. The large amount of anthropological artifacts brought back to France by explorers was exhibited under the direction of mile Soldi. This temporary exhibition was such a success that it was made permanent by the French government. To garner interest in the museum Soldi published this book describing some of the fine pieces and lost artwork that was on display.

CONDITION

In a fine quarter morocco binding with gilt detail. Externally, smart with light rubbing. Library mark to spine. Ex libris bookplate to front pastedown. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright and clean. Light spotting. Library stamp to dedication page. Overall: VERY GOOD.


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