Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Frans Hals. His Life and Work. With an Essay by M. J. Binder. 2 Vols.

Berlin: Photographische Gesellschaft, 1914. Limited edition. Hardcover. 1/200. Elephant Folio. 46 (2), 95 plates, 50pp., 99 plates. Rebound in red library buckram with gilt lettering on spine. Gilt top edge and initials. Four photogravure reproductions in text of volume one: Frans Hals' son Harmen's "Portrait of a Man," Johan Woutersz' "The Intendant's Office," Frans Hals' "Portrait of Himself" and "The Open-Air Banquet" by an unknown painter by "not unlikely that we have an early work by Frans Hals before us (M. J. Binder)." Illustrated with 299 extraordinary b/w photogravures on 194 plates. Both volume contain catalog of paintings. Volume 2 with an additional catalog of paintings arranged according to locality. Bindings rubbed with light wear along edges and gilt library markings on spines. Ex-library. Santa Monica Public Library book plates (4) and Discard stamp on front endpapers of both volumes. Date and name of library stamped on title pages in both volumes as is a perforated library stamp. Book block lightly age-toned. Binding in overall good+, interior in very good condition. vg. Item #35497

Price: $450.00

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