Legends of the Madonna as Represented in the Fine Arts. Forming the Third Series of Sacred and Legendary Art

By: Jameson, Mrs

Price: £200.00

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lxvi + 370pp + 32pp adverts at rear. index, 152 woodcuts called for in text, 156 present. 29 full page drawings called for, 31 present. Contempoary blue boards, blind-stamped decoration with gilt decoration to front and gilt titling to spine. A few bumps and marks, spine is sunned (browned). Bookplate to front pastedown of Sir Robert Shafto-Adair. General foxing to contents, some light spotting throughout, a few marks to contents commensurate with age. Closed edge tear (1.5in) to 1 page. Minor signs of weakness to joints, binding overall is very tight with no loose pages or drawings. Overall a Good copy of the scarce first edition. Contents arranged in 2 parts:- Devotional Subjects; Historical Subjects.

Title: Legends of the Madonna as Represented in the Fine Arts. Forming the Third Series of Sacred and Legendary Art

Author Name: Jameson, Mrs

Categories: Art, Religion, Antiquarian,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans: 1852

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 019569

Keywords: Art Drawings Religion Christianity Theology Antiquarian