Anvers : Ville de Plantin et de Rubens (catalogue of an exhibition organised by the city of Antwerp and held in the Galerie Mazarine, Bibliothèque nationale, Paris, March-April 1954)
Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, 1954
(21 cm), 264 (8) pp., 24 plates. 444 catalogue entries. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Introduction by Julien Cain; avant-propos by Lode Craeybeckx. Includes brief essays by Berthe van Regemorter (on bookbindings), Léon Voet (Plantin, Moretus, and on Rubens as book illustrator), Henri-Jean Martin (on French influences on Antwerp book illustration), and by other authors. ¶ Tiny tear in upper wrapper; otherwise a fine copy.