Manuscript Painting in Paris During the Reign of Saint Louis, a Study of Styles
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Large quarto (11 3/4 x 10 1/4"). xxiv, 270pp. Original full blue cloth, with silver lettering to spine.
This book is an effort to identify and study manuscript paintshops active in Paris in the second half of the thirteenth century. It pretends to be no more than a great classification, including the information and apparatus necessary to support such a scheme on a scholarly level.
This work is lavishly illustrated throughout with 25 color and 412 b/w photographic reproductions.
Spine slightly cocked. Ex-library stamp to front free endpaper. Binding in overall good+ to very good, interior in very good condition. g+ to vg. Item #45899