Works Of Art From The Collection Of The Barons Nathaniel And Albert Rothschild
Christie's, 8 King Street, St. James's, SW1.
4to. 8.5 x 12 inches. 465 +  pp. Title page in gold and black. In hard laminated pictorial boards with coat of arms. A very good copy. Label on rear board indicates Information Desk Display Copy. Illustrated throughout by colour photographs, many whole page, some folding with a few in black and white. Pictorial endpapers. Sale catalogue of the Rothschild collections, formerly held at Waddesdon Manor, London and at the now destroyed residences in Vienna. The 224 lots include music books and instruments, arms and armour, illuminated manuscripts, coins and medals, silver, ceramics and glass, sculpture, scientific instruments and clocks, Islamic works of art and carpets, furniture and textiles and paintings (among the latter three by Frans Hals and one by David Teniers II). THIS IS A LARGE AND HEAVY BOOK WHICH WILL INCUR SHIPPING COSTS ABOVE THE DEFAULT RATE QUOTED BY ABE. PLEASECONTACT US DIRECTLY IF YOU WOULD LIKE A QUOTATION FOR POSTAGE BEFORE ORDERING.
[Stock No. 26338]