Henry d'Allemagne - Exposition rétrospective de la classe 75. Musée du luminaire. Eclairage non électrique à l'Expo - 1900

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Henry d'Allemagne - Exposition rétrospective de la classe 75. Musée du luminaire. Eclairage non électrique à l'Expo - 1900
Applied art, Architecture, History - Quantity: 1 - Book

First edition of this rare books on non-electric lighting, sought after for the rich iconography and especially for the text by the decorative arts specialist Henry d’Allemagne (1863-1950), known for his innovative studies on many subjects rarely studied at the time (locksmithing, lighting, playing cards, etc.)

The beautiful iconography includes 24 tipped-in plates, 2 of which are in colour and many illustrations in the text.

Copy bound in its pink canvas publisher’s soft binding.

Copy in very well-preserved condition, spine slightly sunned, canvas rubbed on the joints. Impeccable inside.

Author: Henry d'Allemagne

Title: Exposition rétrospective de la classe 75. Musée du luminaire. Eclairage non électrique à l'Exposition Universelle Internationale de 1900 à Paris.

Location, publisher, date: Paris, 1900 (Saint-Cloud, imprimerie de Belin)

collation:102 pages

Format: quarto (25 x 32 cm)

Binding: Publisher’s pink canvas soft binding.

Illustrations: 24 phototype plates including 2 double page and 2 in colour (many subjects on each plate) and very many illustrations in the text!

Condition: Copy in very well-preserved condition, spine slightly sunned, canvas rubbed on the joints. Impeccable inside.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Applied art, Architecture, History
Author/ Illustrator
Henry d'Allemagne
Book Title
Exposition rétrospective de la classe 75. Musée du luminaire. Eclairage non électrique à l'Expo
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1900
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
102
Dimensions
25×32 cm
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