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Title: Compte-Rendu du Salon d'Exposition de Bruxelles. Avec gravures et lithographies des meilleurs tableaux des peintres belges et étrangers, exécutées à l'École Royale de Gravure et à L'Établissement Lithographique de M. Dewasme-Pletinckx. 1836 .
Description: Bruxelles, J.P.Meline, École Royale de Gravure, large in-8°, 27,5 x 18 cm, 517 pp + 59 illustrations h.t. (lithographs , engravings ), contemporary blue half leather binding, smooth spine with gilt decoration in the Romantic style. Marbled edges and end papers. Binding with some minor use at extremities but a fine copy with a near spotless interior. Important critique of the Brussels Salon of 1836. The book is also remarkable for its illustrations as this was the first attempt in Belgium to revive the art of engraving to illustrate a book. (see Van der Marck; Romantische Boekillustratie in België, pp 160.). Text in French. Livre en français. [ we have listed more publications on the Brussels - Bruxelles Salon. Please inquire per e-mail on our prices when ordering multiple items.] .. .

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Price: EUR 240.00 = appr. US$ 260.84 Seller: Antiquariaat Wim de Goeij
- Book number: 42808