Portraits of Illustrious Personages of the Court of Henry VIII. Engraved in Imitation of the Original Drawings of Hans Holbein in the Collection of His Majesty

Portraits of Illustrious Personages of the Court of Henry VIII. Engraved in Imitation of the Original Drawings of Hans Holbein in the Collection of His Majesty

Lodge, Edmund ( Holbein, Hans )

London : John Chamberlaine; W. Bulmer and Co., 1828


Folio. Second edition of the 1812 issue. With 84 stipple engraved plates printed in color, tissue guards, includes the portraits of Holbein and his wife and two portrait miniatures by Bartalozzi. Contemporary 3/4 red moroccan over marbled boards. Ornate gilt spine, 5 raised bands. Boards rehinged. All edges gilt. Rejointed, restoration to edges of boards. Plates on white and pink paper. Foxing to plates, some touching the engravings. Smaller format of the 1792-1800 edition titled "Imitations of Original Drawings by Hans Holbein in the Collection of His Majesty, for the Portraits of Illustrious Persons of the Court of Henry VIII." Brunet III, 259-260

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