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Auction archive: Lot number 384

The Holy Gospel According to Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John

Estimate
US$2,000 - US$3,000
Price realised:
US$3,000
Auction archive: Lot number 384

The Holy Gospel According to Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John

Estimate
US$2,000 - US$3,000
Price realised:
US$3,000
Beschreibung:

Title: The Holy Gospel According to Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John Author: Place: Verona Publisher: Officina Bodoni Date: 1962 Description: 369, [1] pp. Woodcut illustrations throughout. (4to) 30.5x20 cm (12x8") original full red morocco, stamped in gilt on front and spine, top edge gilt, slipcase. No. LXVI of CLV copies for Great Britain, from a total edition of 320 copies. Set in various sizes of Mardersteig's Zeno type and printed at the hand press of the Officina Bodoni. The English text is from the King James version of the New Testament. The cuts are after the original by Bartolomeo di Giovanni, from the 1495 Epistole et Evangelii, a masterpiece of 15th century Florentine book illustration in the opinion of Giovanni Mardersteig Lot Amendments Condition: Spine a touch faded; near fine. Item number: 272701

Auction archive: Lot number 384
Auction:
Datum:
30 Jun 2016
Auction house:
PBA Galleries
1233 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
United States
[email protected]
+1 (0)415 9892665
+1 (0)415 9891664
Beschreibung:

Title: The Holy Gospel According to Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John Author: Place: Verona Publisher: Officina Bodoni Date: 1962 Description: 369, [1] pp. Woodcut illustrations throughout. (4to) 30.5x20 cm (12x8") original full red morocco, stamped in gilt on front and spine, top edge gilt, slipcase. No. LXVI of CLV copies for Great Britain, from a total edition of 320 copies. Set in various sizes of Mardersteig's Zeno type and printed at the hand press of the Officina Bodoni. The English text is from the King James version of the New Testament. The cuts are after the original by Bartolomeo di Giovanni, from the 1495 Epistole et Evangelii, a masterpiece of 15th century Florentine book illustration in the opinion of Giovanni Mardersteig Lot Amendments Condition: Spine a touch faded; near fine. Item number: 272701

Auction archive: Lot number 384
Auction:
Datum:
30 Jun 2016
Auction house:
PBA Galleries
1233 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
United States
[email protected]
+1 (0)415 9892665
+1 (0)415 9891664
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