Gems for the Drawing Room - Fruit and Flowers - Books 1 and 2
London: Paul Jerrard, circa 1852.
Mid-nineteenth century opulence: two elaborate Victorian plate books with plates of fruit and flowers complimenting verse, fully printed in gilt.Item #1105
Two folios in original cloth with large colour card onlay on front board and gilt floral motif on rear, 24 full-page chromolithographic plates each facing a matching gilt printed poem; cloth mildly browned in book 1, binding rubbed and mild preliminary foxing in book 2, a very good set with beautiful clean plates.
Price (AUD): $7,500.00 other currencies
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