Préaud (Maxime), born 1945
Musée du Louvre (Paris), Collection Edmond de Rothschild

Les effets du soleil : Almanachs du règne de Louis XIV (catalogue of an exhibition held at the Collection Edmond de Rothschild, Musée national du Louvre, Paris, 19 January-17 April 1995; XVIIe Exposition de la Collection Edmond de Rothschild)

Paris, Éditions de la Réunion des musées nationaux, 1995
(30 cm), 155 (5) pp., 4 colour and 81 black & white text illustrations. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Exhibition of 55 broadsheet almanacs, covering each year of the reign of Louis XIV from 1662 to 1716 (representing his apotheosis following his death in the previous year). Many are by artists about whom virtually nothing is known. Review by Jennifer Montagu, in Print Quarterly, volume 13, 1996, pp.71-72. ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.
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