Paris: Le Vasseur, 1882. hardcover. 10 chromolithographic plates, 20 additional lithographs, all with tissue guards; nearly 900 engraved. text illustrations. 2 vols. Tall thick 4to, all signatures loose in grey cloth folder as issued; uncut & unopened. Paris: A Le Vasseur, 1882-3. Very good (-). very good(-).
One of 200 copies on Holland paper, volume 2 lacking the ten color plates. A very thorough history of French art, tracing its origins from the Galls and Romans through the Middle Ages and Renaissance.