Place Published: London
Date Published: 1949
Description: Mounted color frontispiece, and 141 plates & text illustrations. 153pp. Short thin folio, gray cloth (slightly edgeworn), torn d.w. London: Phaidon Press, 1949. First Edition. A very good copy in a poor dust wrapper.
Comments: Reproduces for the first time the thirty-eight relief panels from the Baptistry of San Giovanni, and other works of Florence's master sculptor, whose reliefs Michaelangelo called "so fine that they would grace the entrance of Paradise." Lucas, p. 148.Jacket: Y
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 116213