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Gagny, Jean de
BREVISSIMA & FACILLIMA IN OMNES DIVI PAULI EPISTOLAS SCHOLIA, ULTRA PRIORES EDITIONES, EX ANTIQUISSIMIS GRAECORUM AUTHORIBUS, ABUNDE LOCUPLETATA. PARIS: SIMON DE COLINES, 1543
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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Gagny, Jean de
BREVISSIMA & FACILLIMA IN OMNES DIVI PAULI EPISTOLAS SCHOLIA, ULTRA PRIORES EDITIONES, EX ANTIQUISSIMIS GRAECORUM AUTHORIBUS, ABUNDE LOCUPLETATA. PARIS: SIMON DE COLINES, 1543
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Gagny, Jean de
BREVISSIMA & FACILLIMA IN OMNES DIVI PAULI EPISTOLAS SCHOLIA, ULTRA PRIORES EDITIONES, EX ANTIQUISSIMIS GRAECORUM AUTHORIBUS, ABUNDE LOCUPLETATA. PARIS: SIMON DE COLINES, 1543
8vo (171 x 112mm.), CONTEMPORARY PARISIAN TAN MOROCCO TOOLED IN SILVER, with sections painted dark brown, gilt edges, silver oxidised, joints cracking, extremities slightly rubbed; sold as a binding not subject to return
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Provenance

"Ex dono D[omi]ni Bellor", inscription on flyleaf; sale, Sotheby's, 29 March 1960, lot 480, extract from sale catalogue loosely inserted

Literature

BP16 111232; Renouard, de Colines 375

Catalogue Note

The 1960 sale catalogue opined that the binding was the work of Etienne Roffet (died 1548), who from 1539 was relieur du roi. A binding by Roffet in the British Library (Davis Gift 14) contains some of the same tools.

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