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ABRAHAM BOSSE (1602-1667) [EARLY ARCHITECTURAL TREATISES]
BOSSE, Abraham, Traite des manieres de dessiner les ordres de l'architecture antique en toutes leurs parties : avec plusieurs belles particularitez qui nont point paru jusques a present, touchant les bastiments de marque comme, la naturelle entresuitte des gros et menus membres de leurs degrez ou escaliers : puis le moyen darrester par dessein et modelle en petit, les parties d'un edifice..., et enfin la pratique de trouver la place geometrale des jours ombres et ombrages, sur les corps geometraux, Paris: Clouzier et. al., 1664. 410 x 290 mm. In contemporary calf binding with bookplate of Andre Felibien, sieur des Avaux et de Javercy, the offical Court Historian to Louis XIV of France, pasted on the inside front board. Completely engraved. Comprising full-page engraved frontispiece and 44 full paged engraved plates of architectural drawings, followed by Des ordres de colones en l'Architecture, et plusieurs aues dependances dicelle, Paris: 1664, comprising engraved full page plates A-O of architectural text, drawings, and models, followed by Representations Geometrales de plusieurs parties de Bastiments faites par les Reigles de L'Architecture Antique..., Paris: 1659, comprising 11 engraved full page plates with architectural drawings and text.

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ABRAHAM BOSSE (1602-1667) [EARLY ARCHITECTURAL

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000Mar 12, 2016
Starting Price $1,000
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