Sunday, January 24, 2021 at 10:00 am CST
LOT #186

Architectural Book Assortment

(13) folio volumes including “Palast-Architektur von Ober-Italien und Toscana Von XIII Bis XVIII Jahrhundert, Verona” by Albrecht Haupt, Berlin, 1908, half-leather first edition, having approximately (100) plates of measured drawings and photographs of Italian Renaissance architecture; “L’Architecture & La Decoration Aux Palais du Louvre et des Tuileries”, Librarie Centrale d’Art et d’Architecture, Paris, (2) volumes, gray cloth covered boards and leather spine labels; (10) volumes “Vieux Hotels de Paris”, F. Contet, Editeur d’Art, Paris 1913 – 1919, portfolios, green cloth over paper covered boards having ties, including “Le Faubourg Saint-Germain” volumes I, II, III, “Le Faubourg Saint-Honore” I, II, “La Place Vendome”, “Le Quartiere Saint-Paul”, “La Ministere de la Marine”, “L’Hotel Lambert” and “Le Temple et Le Marais” volume II, each having loose sheets of architectural illustrations

Estimate: $500 - $700

Hammer Price: $425

Property From: a Gold Coast, Chicago, Illinois estate

Dimensions: Height: 20 1/2 inches, Width: 2 inches, Length: 14 3/4 inches

Condition: Very Good, overall moderate to heavy wear to bindings; generally clean interiors having occasional signs of use; spine splits both hinges and loose at rear hinge of "Palast-Architektur"; cloth soiled, spine labels worn both volumes and insect damage to front end papers of second volume of "Louvre et des Tuileries"; splits at hinges having repairs to most volumes of "Vieux Hotels de Paris", one loose spine cover present

Disclaimers: portfolios have not been collated or inspected for completeness, and may lack one or more illustrations

Shipping: 3rd Party shipping is required for this lot.

Sales Tax: Illinois (8.000%), New Jersey (6.625%), Pennsylvania (8.000%), Washington (10.500%)

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