Claude Boisgirard (Paris)

Livres d’emblèmes & recueils de fables illustrés : principalement du dix-septième siècle (catalogue for an auction conducted by Claude Boisgirard with the expertise of Pierre Berès, Paris, 24 April 1991)

Paris, Claude Boisgirard, 1991
(28 cm), [48] pp., illustrations (most in colour). 141 lots. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - A portion of the library of Jan Henrik (John) Landwehr (1924-2015), prolific bibliographer and tireless marchand-amateur. Sales were conducted subsequently in Munich (Zisska & Kistner, 26-29 April 1999, “Sammlung Landwehr”) and London (Bloomsbury, 15 November 2006). A group of 200 emblem books (”Collectie Landwehr”) had been sold in 1962 to Utrecht University Library. ¶ Lower wrapper creased. Good, unmarked copy.