Valerius Maximus. Miniatures of the school of Jean Fouquet, illustrating the French version by Simon de Hesdin and Nicholas de Gonesse, contained in a ms. written about A.D. 1475 for Philippe de Comines, reproduced in photogravure, with frontispiece in colour, for Henry Yates Thompson, with an introduction by George F. Warner.
|Related Names:||Warner, George F. Sir 1845-1936.|
London, B. Quaritch, 1907.
> Factorum et dictorum memorabilium libri.
Foucquet, Jehan, School of, 15th cent.
Illumination of books and manuscripts > France > History.
Illumination of books and manuscripts > Specimens.
"The manuscript of Valerius Maximus which contains the miniatures here reproduced is among the treasures of the Harley collection in the British museum, its two volumes bearing the numbers 4374, 4375."--Introd.
"125 copies printed, 100 only being for sale, of which this is no. 9."
Each plate accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress.
2 p. ℓ., 17 p.
col. front., IX pl.
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