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Pierre Mariette - Veteris Testamenti figurae / Novi Testamenti figurae - 1652

Pierre Mariette - Veteris Testamenti figurae / Novi Testamenti figurae - 1652

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Pierre Mariette - Veteris Testamenti figurae / Novi Testamenti figurae - 1652
Art, Religion - Quantity: 1 - tipped in plates - Book

"VETERIS TESTAMENTI FIGURAE, NOVI TESTAMENTI FIGURAE"

by Pierre Mariette (1603 - 1657)

1652
First edition

EXTREMELY RARE VOLUME

The only other known specimen is found at the Cathedral of Saint - Pierre in Beauvais in France.
Considered "Heritage of France".

156 Tables for the Old Testament
77 Tables for the New Testament
Business suit.

In 8vo oblong (17.5 x 23.5 cm)
Beautiful slightly rear full leather binding, with title on the spine and various gilt decorations.
Weak hinges. All three margins are colored red.
Beautiful marbled guard cards, both at the beginning and at the end of the volume.

The full page illustrations are wonderful, with beautiful play of light and shadow. The legend is in both Latin and French.

The photos are an integral part of the description.

For any doubts or further photos please do not hesitate to contact me.

Worldwide shipping with tracking

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Art, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
Pierre Mariette
Book Title
Veteris Testamenti figurae / Novi Testamenti figurae
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1652
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French, Latin
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Leather
Extras
tipped in plates
Number of pages
233
Dimensions
17.5×23.5 cm
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