Abraham Bosse : savant graveur : Tours, vers 1604-1676, Paris (catalogue accompanying concurrent exhibitions in the Bibliothèque nationale de France, 20 April-11 July 2004; and in the Musée des beaux-arts de Tours, 17 April-18 July 2004) View larger
Join-Lambert (Sophie), born 1953; Préaud (Maxime), born 1945, editors
Bibliothèque nationale (France)

Abraham Bosse : savant graveur : Tours, vers 1604-1676, Paris (catalogue accompanying concurrent exhibitions in the Bibliothèque nationale de France, 20 April-11 July 2004; and in the Musée des beaux-arts de Tours, 17 April-18 July 2004)

Paris & Tours, Bibliothèque nationale de France / Musée des beaux-arts de Tours, 2004
(30 cm), 335 (1) pp., 380 black & white illustrations. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - 327 entries, mostly for prints (about 1/5th of Bosse’s enormous output), and a handful of drawings. Contains ten essays, including José Lothe’s “Les livres illustrés par Abraham Bosse”, an account of the artist’s more than 1300 book illustrations. Reviewed in Print Quarterly, volume 22 (2005), pp.215-218. ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.
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