Abraham Bloemaert (1564-1651) – Dutch painter and engraver
Jacob Matham (1571-1631) – Dutch engraver and publisher
Plate volume for 'Tableaux du temple des muses tirez du cabinet de feu Mr. Favereau'
Printed by Nicolas Langlois, Paris, 1655
Published by Antoine de Sommaville
Without text with 58 coppers and copper title, by, among others, Abraham Bloemaert and Jacob Matham after drafts by Abraham Diepenbeek
Collation: 1 leaf, 58 numbered plates; lacking folding copper title
Gilt-tooled half calf binding, boards covered with marbled paper
Size of plates: 25 x 18.5 cm
Size of leaves: 26.5 x 24.5 cm
Estimate by Auctionata Expert: 1,300 Euro
Plates on laid paper with watermark. Each leaf with antiquarian's stamp in blue ink in upper right, affecting image. Paper browned, stained and foxed. With water stains in places of lower right margin. Two sheets with a ca. 1 cm long split in lower margin of image. Binding: With strong rubbing. Corners, edges and spine ends scuffed. (amb)
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