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Jules Bourgoin: The Decorative Art of Arabia. 1989, N.Y

Lot 0439
The Decorative Art of Arabia
  • Prisse d'Avennes, Jules Bourgoin (text), Charles Newton (Foreword)
  • Portland House, New York, 1989
  • 109 plates, mostly color
  • Bound in black cloth, gilt spine lettering. The book appears to be unused.
  • Size: 9 x 13 inches (235mm x 330mm).
  • Selections from two 19th century compilations. Plates from Prisse d'Avennes L'Art Arabe d' Apres les Monuments de Kaire (1869-77) with text from Bourgoin Les Arts Arabes et le Trait General de l'Art Arabe (1873). Notable for the color reproductions. Foreword by Newton. Preface by E. Viollet-le-Duc. Includes bibliographical references.


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  • Condition

    Book & DJ: Fine

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    Jules Bourgoin: The Decorative Art of Arabia. 1989, N.Y

    Estimate $50 - $150Mar 12, 2018