Cham - Spahis et Turcos / Paris au crayon / Cocasseries du jour [Reliure signée] - 1862

Description
Cham - Spahis et Turcos / Paris au crayon / Cocasseries du jour [Reliure signée] - 1862
Bindings, Illustrated - Quantity: 1 - Book

Rare collection of 5 albums of Cham cartoons, established in a fine Second Empire binding.

Binding signed at the bottom of the spine, made in half green shagreen, spine with raised bands adorned with the title and a patterned fleurons riddled with gold, raised bands highlighted with blind-stamped golden fillets, double fillet in ink the plates "O.M." stamped on the front cover, all gilded edges.

Contents:

Spahis and Turcos. Paris: Maison Martinet, [1863?], 16 ff n.ch. (Foxing)

Paris in pencil: album of 60 caricatures. Paris: Arnauld de Vresse, publisher, [1869?] 15 plates with text. (Light foxing).

Cascadeurs et cascadeuses : album of 60 caricatures Paris : Arnauld de Vresse, publisher, [1869?] 15 plates with text. (Light foxing).

Scènes d'automne Paris: Maison Martinet, [1862?], 15 ff n.ch (Browned paper and light foxing)

Cocasseries du jour, Paris: Arnauld de Vresse, publisher, 5, rue de Rivoli, 5, [1867?], 16 ff n.ch (Foxing)

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bindings, Illustrated
Author/ Illustrator
Cham
Book Title
Spahis et Turcos / Paris au crayon / Cocasseries du jour [Reliure signée]
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1862
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
75
Dimensions
24.5×18 cm
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