ENCYCLOPEDIE PHOTOGRAPHIQUE DE L'ART / The Photographic Encyclopaedia of Art
Paris, Editions "TEL" 1935 and 1936, 1st edition, hb. Ill.: black-and-white photographs. Heavy three volume set, uniformly bound in cloth. Large 4to, Text in French and English. Photographs by Andre Vigneau of the holdings in the Louvre Museum, Paris.
¶ The first volume (pp. 336) contain photos of the Louvre's holdings in Egyptian and Mesopotamian art and sculpture. The second volume (pp. 320) concludes the Mesopotamian holdings, and then displays the holdings in art and sculpture from Canann, Cyprus and Greece. The third volume (pp. 320) concludes the Grecian holdings and displays the holdings from Rome. Each of these large, heavy, volumes shows some soiling and scuffing to boards, with bumping to corners. The hinges and joints are tight, and the endpapers and contents are clean and unmarked, although there is some age-darkening of the contents. Overall, the set is in good plus to very good condition. Please consult with us as to the costs and option to ship.
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Keywords: Art History The Louvre Egypt Mesopotamia Cyprus Greece Rome Canaan