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Title: Traité de Perspective à l'Usage des Artistes. Ou on démontre Géométriquement toutes les pratiques de cette Science, & ou l'on enseigne, selon la Méthode de M. le Clerc, à mettre toutes sortes d'objets en perspective, leur reverbérations dand l'eau, & leurs ombres, tant au Soleil qu'au flambeau.
Description: Paris, Quay des Augustins, chez Charles-Antoine Jombert, 1750, in-4°, 25,5 x 19 cm, vi pp + (2)(approbation) + 240 pp + (1)(errata) + (1)(bl) with 129 engraved plates (all but 9 included in the pagination, numbered 1-110, pl. 1, 2, 6, 9, 14, 15, 20, 21, 23, 26, 35, 44, 45, 69, 76, 97, 98, 99, 100 repeated). With engraved head- and tailpieces (Pierre Soubeyran and P.E. Babel). Bound in contemporary mottled calf, with raised gilt spine with red leather title label. all edges painted red, marbled endpapers. Nice copy although with some slight wear at the extremities and an upper joint which starts to weaken. Berlin Cat. 4735. Guilmard pp. 174. Fowler 157. .

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Price: EUR 1500.00 = appr. US$ 1630.27 Seller: Antiquariaat Wim de Goeij
- Book number: 34046