Le Commerce de l'estampe à Paris au XVIIe siècle (Publications de l'École Pratique des Hautes études – IVe Section, VI, Histoire et civilisation du livre, 16) View larger
Grivel (Marianne)

Le Commerce de l'estampe à Paris au XVIIe siècle (Publications de l'École Pratique des Hautes études – IVe Section, VI, Histoire et civilisation du livre, 16)

Geneva, Librairie Droz, 1986
(24.5 cm), xxxv, 448 (2) pp., plus 50 leaves of plates, 2 folding tables. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - A useful work based on a formidable amount of research in Parisian archives, identifying the print dealers and publishers, and establishing their commercial networks, with a wealth of information on print prices, the size of editions, etc. Includes a dictionary of publishers and print-dealers, and a repertory of their signs. Reviewed by Jennifer Montagu, in Print Quarterly, volume 4 (1987), pp.426-428. Out of print (www.droz.org; link). ¶ Finger marks on wrappers.
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