Lot 2405
Autumn Auction: Decorative Art, Interiors, Silver, Jewellery, Classic Cars and Books & Prints
[LEIDEN] – [HORTUS BOTANICUS] – “PLAN DU JARDIN De L’Academie De Leide”/ “A Prospect Of The Academy Garden Of Leyden”/ “Vertooning Van De Academie-Tuyn Tot Leyden”/ “Abriss Des Universitäts-Gartens Zu Leyden”.

Broadside with handcol. woodcut ornament (dep. i.a. Pallas Athena, ca. 6 x 29 cm.) at top, handcol. engr. plan (“Prospectus Horti Academici Lugduno-Batavi”, ca. 20 x 20 cm.) in the middle surrounded by letterpress French, English, Dutch & German text (=legend) and 3 Latin poems below. Publ. “aux Depens de Pierre vander Aa” (Leiden, ca. 1718). Ca. 49 x 39,5 cm. Framed (behind glass).

¶ Very rare broadside (only 2 copies in WorldCat, no copies in NCC) concerning the famous botanical garden “Hortus Botanicus” in Leiden. – Horizontal & vertical folds, sl. foxed/ browned, but nevertheless in good condition (not examined out of frame).

€ 250,00
€ 350,00
€ 360,00

Hamerprijs: € 360