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Boismartel Justin
Embellishments The Wood - Boulogne, Executed By The Freemason Of S.M
Ouvrié Justin, 1865. Two folio volumes (47 x 32 cm), Italian format, half-chagrin binding, spine with 5 nerves adorned with gilded boxes, percaline plates, gilded title, not paginated, no date [circa 1865], edited with the author. These two albums reproduce the original drawings made from life by Justin Ouvrié in the Bois de Boulogne and Vincennes, photographed by M. Jarrot. The photographs are applied to sheets of paper with strong captions and mounted on tabs. The Vincennes album includes 31 photographs out of 37 existing ones (including one on the back), and that of Boulogne 33 photographs out of 40 (this second volume also includes two colored wood engravings having nothing to Voir with the Bois de Boulogne. ). In the 1850s, the Bois de Vincennes and Boulogne were converted into public parks by order of Napoléon III. The paintings by Pierre-Ouvrié Justin (1806-1879) give an account of these arrangements: kiosks, waterfalls, doors, chalets, etc. ; epidermis on the leather and friction on the percaline, worn corners, a detached sheet in the Vincennes volume, quite good general condition elsewhere. Two folio volumes (47 x 32 cm), Italian format, half-chagrin binding, spine with 5 nerves adorned with gilded boxes, percaline plates, gilded title, not paginated, no date [circa 1865], edited with the author. These two albums reproduce the original drawings made from life by Justin Ouvrié in the Bois de Boulogne and Vincennes, photographed by M. Jarrot. The photographs are applied to sheets of paper with strong captions and mounted on tabs. The Vincennes album includes 31 photo … [Click Below for Full Description]
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