Three Centuries of French Domestic Silver: Its Makers and its Marks.
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art
Date Published: 1960
Description: 2 volumes. Profusely illustrated in black and white. 4to, black cloth (spines are slightly faded but internally clean); red board slipcase. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1960. A near fine set.
Comments: This exhibition of 17th-19th century French silver was held at the Met and then donated to the museum at a later time. It includes a photograph and description of each piece, and a full set of marks for each in volume two. This book is considered a comprehensive work on French silversmiths of both Paris and provincial regions. 585 pieces of silver are included.Binding: hardcover
Condition: near fine
Book ID: 243682