Lot 153 View Catalog
Voyage a Athenes et a Constantinople, ou Collection de Portraits, de Vues et de Costumes Grecs et Ottomans, Peints sur les Lieux, D'Apres Nature, Lithographies et Colories Par L. Dupre, Eleve de David; Accompagne d'Un Texte Orne de Vignettes. Paris: Dondey-Dupre, 1825.
Large folio, contemporary quarter red morocco over marbled boards, marbled endpapers, half-title, dedication. , 59 text pages, with 39 of 40 plates. Lacking plate 3 and fold-out facsimile of a Turkish passport; lacking most tissue guards; front board detached and lacking majority of spine; rubbing to boards; lacking majority of spine; dampstain affecting text pages and 11 plates along right fore edge, mainly marginal; foxing; 2-inch tear to bottom left corner affecting seven plates marginally; 3 plates evenly toned; 3 plates detached with chipping to edges.
Property from a Wisconsin Collection
24% up to 200,000
22% up to 500,000
14% above 500,001
|Estimate||$10,000 – $15,000|