New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1960. hardcover. 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. near fine.
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.