LES REIOUISSANCES [SIC] DE LA PAIX FAITES DANS LA VILLE DE LYON LE 20. MARS 1660.
Folio, pp. , 50 with 17 tipped-in full-page plates depicting pyrotechnic shows and 1 double-page plate with the “Cavalcade faicte a la publication de la paix”. Original binding with the coat of arms of Louis XIV in full basan leather with plates framed by a simple gold thread, with a large golden coat of arms in the middle of each one. Spine with 5 raised bands with phytomorphic decorations.
Slight flaws on pp. 31/32 and 49/50, as pictured.
First edition of the celebratory work made by Claude Menestrier on the occasion of the celebrations held in Lyon on March 20, 1660, for the peace of the Pyrenees sanctioned by France and Spain at the end of the Thirty Years' War. The work, accompanied by beautiful plates by Nicholas Aurox, was first published without the author's indication (Vinet, 499) since it was published without his knowledge.
- Anzahl der Bücher
- Autor/ Illustrator
- Claude Menestrier
- . LES REIOUISSANCES [SIC] DE LA PAIX FAITES DANS LA VILLE DE LYON LE 20. MARS 1660.
- Erscheinungsjahr (ältestes Objekt)
- Anzahl der Seiten
- 32×21.5 cm