Rhinoceros from Durer to Stubbs, 1515-1799, T.H. Clarke

Sotheby’s Publications 1986, London, 1986. Cloth. Etat : Good. Etat de la jaquette : Good. 219 pp. Publisher’s cloth in dust jacket. The printed block is very low in the case, with the block level with the lower bottom edge, rather than suspended in the middle. There’s a residue of paste at the inner top edge suggesting the block has slipped down before the paste has dried. However an excellent working copy. Slight wear to jacket. Cloth clean. Internally clean. Numerous colour and b&w illustrations. A detailed illustrated study of the single horned Indian rhinoceros as depicted in European art between 1515 and 1799. 0856673226 4to. N° de réf. du vendeur 60051