Lot n° 226
1000 - 1500
Result with fees
The Pastoral Loves of Daphnis and Chloe. Paris, printed for the curious, 1757. Small in-4, period red morocco, triple gilt fillet in frame, ornate ribbed spine, green morocco title piece, gilt edges, minimal rubbing on one rib.
Pleasant edition, called "des curieux", including the figures of the 1718 edition, retouched, in frames engraved by Fokke: a frontispiece by Coypel, 28 engravings after Philippe d'Orléans, and the figure of the Petits pieds after the Count of Caylus.
18th century ex-libris, Dezauche. Tiny freckles. Trace of wetness on the first course
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