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ORNAMENT-continued.

1428 SHAW (Henry). Encyclopædia of Ornament: a Selection of

the Purest and Best Specimens of Ornament of all kinds and of

all Ages.

59 large plates, FINELY COLOURED.

Large Paper. Handsomely bound in full morocco extra, gilt back, gilt ornaments on sides, g. e. Lond., 1842. Fine Copy.

£3 7s 6d

1429 VOGTHERR (Heinrich). Kunstbuchlin, von Allerley Seltzamen,

und wunderbaren fremdben Stucken, so gemeinlich viel sinnens unnd nachdenekens haben Töllen; allen Mahlern, Bildschnitzern Goldschmiden, Steinmetzen, Waffen und Messerschmiden nothwendig, und sehr nutzlich zu gebrauchen, Gestellt durch weyland HEINRICH VOGTHERR, Mahler und Burger zu Strasburg.

Sm. 4to, full brown crushed levant morocco extra, inside dentelles, g. e., by CHAMBOLLE-DURU. Gedruckt zu Strassburg, durch Antonium Bertram, s. a. (1537).

£38 ios VERY FINE COPY OF AN EXCEEDINGLY RARE BOOK.

The work consists of 30 leaves, and includes Title-pages with medallion portraits of the two Vogtherrs, i leaf containing Preface, and 28 leares coniaining numerous FINE WOODCUT ORNAMENTATIONS, as follows :

103 Specimens of Heads and Head-dresses (including 72 of Females) of various periods and Nations ; on 12 pages.

128 specimens of Hands and Feet, in various positions, on 8 pages.

133 specimens of various parts of Armour, including Helmets, Breastplates, Shoulder-Pieces, Arm and Leg Pieces, showing a charming variet oi design, most of which are of elegant and elaborate composition, on 9 pages.

155 specimens of Ancient Arms, viz. : Quivers, Swords, and Sword Handles, Spear Heads, Dagger Cases, and Battle Axes, all of highly ornamental design; on 7 pages.

45 specimens of Shields, on 4 pages.

132 very fine Architectural Designs, including Capitals, Bases, and Pillars, in great variety, on 16 pages.

This, the “ Premiere Edition," is a valuable and extremely fine work containing 700 highly artistic and ornamental designs), and a splendid example of woodcut engraving.

(SEE ILLUSTRATION.)

ORNAMENT-continued. 1430 WIERX (Hieronymus). Modelio (Melchiore). Septem Psalmi

Davidici, quos vulgo pænitentiales vocitant, etc.

Engraved title, and the complete set of 7 beautiful engravings by H. Wierx, each having a charming vignette, depicting Scenes in the Life of Christ, with a Psalm ingeniously arranged in a twisted pattern, as a frame work, the whole surrounded with an ornamental design.

Sm. 4to, tree calf gilt. Paris, 1608. VERY FINE COPY. (SEE ILLUSTRATION.)

£5 155

PAINTERS AND PAINTING.

1431 ABREGE DE LA VIE DES PLUS FAMEUX PEINTRES, avec

leurs Portraits gravés en taille-douce, les Indications de leurs Principaux Ouvrages, quelques Réflexions sur leurs Caractere et la Maniere de Connoitre les Dessins et les Tableaux des Grands Maitres.

Profusely illustrated with a large number of portraits of the most celebrated painters of the various schools, and pretty front. after BOUCHER.

4 vols, 8vo, full contemporary French calf gilt, g. e. FINE COPY. Paris, 1762.

£2 55 Ecoles d'Italie, Flandre, Allemands et Suisses, Hollandois, Flamans, Anglois, France.

1432 ALBERT DURER REVIVED, or a Book of Drawing, Limning,

Washing, or Colouring of Maps and Prints, and the Art of
Painting, with the Names and Mixtures of Colours used by the
Picture-Drawers, with Directions how to Paint Pictures upon
Glass.

Illustrated with 19 large copper plates of the Human figure,
and portrait of Albert Durer.
Sm. folio, half mor. Lond., 1685.

£3 35

1433 ALBERTI (L. B.). De Pictura Praestantissima et nunquam

satis laudata arte libri tres absolutissimi Leonis Baptistae de Albertis viri in omni scientiarum genere et praecipue mathematicarum disciplinarum doctissimi.

First Edition, 12mo, orig. vellum. Basil, 1540. Scarce 355 PAINTERS AND PAINTING—continued. 1434 ARTISTS CELEBRES (Les). Biographies, Notices, Critiques,

et Catalogues, Publiés sous la direction de EUGENE Muntz and
PAUL LEROI.

54 vols, containing about 8oo illustrations.
Sq. roy. 8vo, orig. wrappers, uncut. Paris, 1886-98.

£5 155 Including :Donatello, par Eugene Muntz.

Jacob van Ruysdael, par Emile Michel. Fortuny, par Charles Yriarte.

Fragonard, par F. Naquet. Bernard Palissy, par P. Burty.

Madame Vigée Le Brun, par Ch. Pillet. Jacques Callot, par Marius Vachon. Corot, par L. Roger Miles. Pierre Paul Prud'hon, par P. Gauthiez. Watteau, par G. Dargenty. Rembrandt, par Emile Michel.

Bosse, par A. Valabregne. Francois Boucher, par A. Michel. Les Breughel, par Emile Michel. Edelinck, par Vicomte Delaborde. Les Audran, par G. Duplessis. Lecamps, par Ch. Clement.

Raffet, par F. Lhomme. Phidias, par M. Collignon.

Les Clouett, par H. Bouchot.
Henri Regnault, par Roger Marx. Les Van de Velde, par Emile Michel.
Jean Lamour, par Ch. Cournault. Charlet, par F. Lhomme.
Fra Bartolommeo, par G. Gruyer. J. B. Greuze, par Ch. Normand.
La Tour, par M. Champfleury.

Les Huet, par E. Gabillot.
Le Baron Gros, par G. Dargenty. Les Boulle, par H. Havard.
Philibert de l'Orme, par M. Vachon. Les Moreau, par A. Moreau.
Joshua Reynolds, par E. Chesneau. Etc., etc.
Barye, par A. Alexandre.

1435 (BECKFORD (Wm.)). Biographical Memoirs of Extraordinary Painters.

First Edition. Post 8vo, handsomely bound in full crushed red morocco extra, panel sides, t. e. g. Lond., 1780. 345

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1436 CAWSE (John). The ART OF PAINTING Portraits, Landscapes, Animals, Draperies, Satins, etc., in oil colours.

Practically explained by Coloured Palettes, with an appendix on cleaning and restoring Ancient Paintings on Panel or Canvas.

Series of 11 charming plates in colour illustrating Painter's Palette. 8vo, original cloth. London, 1840.

6s 6d

1437 CENNINI (Cennino). Treatise on Painting, containing Direc

tions for Painting in Fresco, Secco, Oil and Distemper, with the
Art of Gilding and Illuminating Manuscripts, adopted by the
Old Italian Masters, translated from the Italian by Mrs.
Merrifield.

2 illuminated and 8 outline plates.
Roy. 8vo, orig. cloth, uncut. Lond., 1844. Scarce.

. 18s

PAINTERS AND PAINTING-continued. 1438 CHAMPLIN (J. D.) and PERKINS (C. C.). Cyclopedia of

Painters and Paintings, or a Biographical Dictionary of Painters of all Times and Schools.

Illustrated with upwards of 2,000 wood engravings, also numerous additional engravings and facsimiles of Artists' Signatures inserted.

4 vols, roy. 8vo, orig. half morocco, t. e. g. New York and London, 1888.

£5 55

1439 CONWAY (Sir Martin). Great Masters, 1400-1800.

Reproductions in Photogravure from the finest works of the most famous painters down to the year 1800, with Introduction and Descriptive text.

With 100 large and fine plates.

In the 25 orig. parts, and portfolio. Lond., 1903. £5 55 The schools represented are Venetian, Dutch, Florentine, French, Bolognese, Lombardian, German, Flemish, Paduan, English, Spanish, Umbrian, Milanese.

1440 COX (David). A Treatise on Landscape Painting and Effect in

Water Colours, from the first rudiments to the finished picture,
with Examples in Outline Effect and Colouring.

Illustrated with 32 finely coloured and tinted plates.
2 vols, oblong folio. Lond., 1841.

£5 155

1441 CUNNINGHAM (Allan). The Lives of the most eminent

British Painters, Sculptors, and Architects.

Portraits and plates.
6 vols, 18mo, half morocco, m. e. Lond., 1830-46.

22s

1442 D'ARGENVILLE (D.). Abrégé de la Vie des Plus Fameux

Peintres, avec leurs Portraits gravés en taille-douce, les Indications de leurs Principaux Ouvrages quelques Réflexions sur leurs Caracteres et la Maniere de Connoitre les Dessins et les Tableaux des Grands Maitres.

Profusely illustrated with a large number of portraits of the most celebrated painters of various schools and pretty front, after Boucher.

4 vols, 8vo, full contemporary French yellow morocco gilt, gilt leaves. Fine copy. Paris, 1762.

Ecoles d'Italie, Flandre, Allemands, et Suisses, Hollandois, Flamans, Anglois, France.

£4 45

PAINTERS AND PAINTING—continued. 1443 DA VINCI (Leonardo). A Treatise on Painting.

Translated from the Italian, with Life of the Author.
Portrait and 33 copperplates.
8vo, orig. calf. Lond., 1721.

7s 6d

1444 DE PILES (M.). The Art of Painting, and the Lives of the Painters.

Containing a Complete Treatise of Painting, Designing. and the C'se of Prints, Reflections on the Works of the most Celebrated Painters, etc.

Front.
8vo, orig. calf. Lond., 1706.

6s

1445 DOHME (Dr. R.). Kunst und Künstler, Spaniens, Frankreichs

und Englands bis gegen das ende des achtzehnten Jahrhunderts unter mitwirkung von J. Beavington-Atkinson, J. Janitsch, H. Lucke, C. A. Regnet, J. E. Wessely Deutschlands und der Niederlande, Mittelalters und der Neuzeit, etc., etc.

105 Monograms on English and Foreign Painters by various contributors, and extensively illustrated with a great number of engravings after their most celebrated works, and portraits of the painters.

6 vols, 4to, half maroon morocco, full gilt backs, uncut, t. e. g. Leipzig, 1877.

£4 155

1445 DUTCH SCHOOL. Handzeichnungen Alter Meister der Hollaendischen Schule.

A Series of 64 large Plates, reproductions after REMBRANDT, CUYP, HOBBEMA, OSTADE, WOUVERMAN, and other famous painters of the DUTCH SCHOOL. 8 parts, folio (First Series), in orig. wrappers. Haarlem,

26s

circa 1900.

EXTRA ILLUSTRATED. 1 447 EDWARDS (Edward). Anecdotes of Painters who have resided

or have been born in England, with Critical Remarks on their Productions.

Fine stipple portrait of the author by Cardon.

EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED BY THE INSERTION OF 46 FINE ENGRAVINGS in mezzotint, stipple, and line, depicting portraits of the artists or engravings after their works.

4to, contemporary full straight-grain green morocco, inside gilt borders, gilt edges (by CHARLES LEWIS). Lond., 1808.

£10 IOS

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