German Illumination: Carolingian & Ottonian Periods. 2 volumes.


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Place Published: Florence
Publisher: Pantheon/Casa Editrice
Date Published: 1928

Description: Profusely illustrated with 200 handsomely printed full-page colotype plates, each with descriptive overlay. xvii, 35; xvii, 38pp of text. Short thick folios, bound in the original green cloth with attractive black and gilt-stamped spines. Designed by Officina Bodoni, Verona. Printed in Italy for the Pegasus Press. Firenze: Pantheon/Casa Editrice & New York: Harcourt Brace & Co., [1928]. First English language edition. A near fine copy, with ownership signatures of art historian Meyer Schapiro.

Comments: Volume I: Carolingian Period, with 88 plates. Volume II: Ottonian Period, with 112 plates. -Arntzen M-227.

Edition: First
Binding: hardcover
Condition: near fine
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 170456

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By This Author: GOLDSCHMIDT, Adolph.
By This Publisher: Pantheon/Casa Editrice
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