Sotheby's (London)

Western manuscripts and miniatures (catalogue for an auction conducted by Sotheby's, London, 17 June 1997)

London, Sotheby's, 1997
(27 cm), 121 (11) pp., illustrations (some in colour). 85 lots. List of prices realised loosely inserted. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Sale includes “the oldest Portolan atlas in private hands, c. 1400” (lot 64, £177,500) and “a remarkable Girdle Book in a textile binding, 1515” formerly in the Thore Virgin collection (lot 70, £73,000). ¶ Occasional annotation.
Subjects
Auction sale catalogues - Books - 1997
Authors/Creators
Sotheby's (London)
Auction date
19970617
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