French Decorative Bookbinding - Eighteenth Century

Pierre-Paul Dubuisson (fl 1746-1762) - Plaque Inventory

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Paris, Desaint et Saillant, 1755.

Aux armes de JOLY DE FLEURY

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This binding is found in an obscure 1910 Paris publication entitled LIVRES DANS DE RICHES RELIURES by Édouard Rahir. This folio sized auction catalogue of 96 pages and 50 full sized plates is a mine of information, describing with prices 378 lots. This binding is found on Plate 40 and is numbered item 213 which is detailed on page 59.
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