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Edition: probably only
Binding: red morocco, gilt, gilt edges, marbled endpapers, a little after 1779
Volumes in Set: volume 1 only
Languages Used in Text:French and Latin.Captions only.
Collation: Series of engravings and some miscellaneous engravings, dating from ca. 1667 to 1779, by various engravers. Engravings , frequently trimmed, have been mounted to album pages, sometimes two to a pageand numbered in graphite on the mount. Note that pls. 22, ? are missing. The book may represent a unique copy made up for a private collector.
Provenance:An unidentified, small, old stamp in black ink in the right lower corner of the title page may provide a provenance clue.
Remarks: Engravings after Poussin by various engravers.
Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts
collection of engravings, with captions: classical mythology, Biblical scenes, moral allegories, landscapes