Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Catalogue of the Rodolphe Kann Collection. Pictures. 2 Vols. [SIGNED]
Catalogue of the Rodolphe Kann Collection. Pictures. 2 Vols. [SIGNED]
Catalogue of the Rodolphe Kann Collection. Pictures. 2 Vols. [SIGNED]
Catalogue of the Rodolphe Kann Collection. Pictures. 2 Vols. [SIGNED]
Catalogue of the Rodolphe Kann Collection. Pictures. 2 Vols. [SIGNED]
Catalogue of the Rodolphe Kann Collection. Pictures. 2 Vols. [SIGNED]
Catalogue of the Rodolphe Kann Collection. Pictures. 2 Vols. [SIGNED]

Catalogue of the Rodolphe Kann Collection. Pictures. 2 Vols. [SIGNED]

Paris: Charles Sedelmeyer, 1907. First edition. Hardcover. Signed "With compliments" by Henry, Joseph and Lord Duveen on title page. Elephant Folio. xxv (i), 94 (2)pp., 96 plates, (4) 82 (2), 97–170 plates. Original three-quarter red leather over red buckram boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine; raised bands. Marbled endpapers. Frontispiece portrait. Vignette on title page. Decorative initials and endpieces. "The collection of pictures made by the late M. Rodolphe Kann is one of the most recent in Paris. Its beginning was of no more ancient date the 1880; with that of his brother Maurice, however, it is one of the most important and carefully selected in France." (Preface). All plates reproduced in photogravure with accompanying descriptive text. Rare set with provenance of the important art dealers Duveen Brothers; with stamp of Duveen Brothers, indicating date of purchase as August 6, 1907, on title page and alphabetical index pasted to inside cover of volume one. Missing plates 92-94 as issued. Binding with some wear along edges and spine, medium scuffing and rubbed. Offsetting of images to opposite pages. Binding in overall good-, interior in very good condition. g- to vg. Item #43968

Price: $400.00

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