Sigonio, Fasti consulares, Venice, 1556, later calf gilt for the Collège de Grassin
Sigonio, Fasti consulares, Venice, 1556, later calf gilt for the Collège de Grassin
Sigonio, Fasti consulares, Venice, 1556, later calf gilt for the Collège de Grassin
Sigonio, Fasti consulares, Venice, 1556, later calf gilt for the Collège de Grassin
Sigonio, Fasti consulares, Venice, 1556, later calf gilt for the Collège de Grassin
127

Books from the Library of the Earls of Haddington, lots 105-131

Sigonio, Fasti consulares, Venice, 1556, later calf gilt for the Collège de Grassin

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Books from the Library of the Earls of Haddington, lots 105-131

Sigonio, Fasti consulares, Venice, 1556, later calf gilt for the Collège de Grassin

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Lot Sold:1,125GBP

Description

Books from the Library of the Earls of Haddington, lots 105-131

SIGONIO, CARLO, JOHANNES FERRARIUS MONTANUS AND BARTOLOMEO MARLIANI

Three works in a binding for the Collège de Grassin, comprising:


SIGONIO, Carlo. Fasti consulares ac triumphi acti a Romulo rege usque ad Ti. Caesarem. Venice: Paolo Manuzio, 1556, woodcut Aldine device on title-pages, woodcut initials

FERRARIUS MONTANUS, Johannes. De Republica bene instituenda, paraenesis. Basel: Johann Oporinus, (August 1556), woodcut device on title-page, woodcut initials, with final blank leaf

MARLIANI, Bartolomeo. Consulum, dictatorum, censorumque Romanorum series, una cum ipsorum triumphis. Venice: Giovanni Griffio, 1555, oblong 8vo, woodcut device on title-page, uncut

3 works in one volume, folio (289 x 189mm.), seventeenth-century calf gilt with the arms of the Collège de Grassin [Olivier 1973 fer 2] on a semé of fleurs-de-lys, spine gilt in compartments with more fleurs-de-lys, gilt edges, extremities slightly rubbed, small repairs to head of joints


LITERATURE:

Edit16 28012; VD16 E 891; Edit16 35197


PROVENANCE:

Collège de Grassin, Paris, arms on binding; "From J.R. Pollock's Library", pencil note on verso of flyleaf; J.W. Rimington, inscription on verso of flyleaf; Pickering, Piccadilly, bookseller's label on inside front cover

Condition Report

Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.


We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

Sigonio, Fasti consulares, Venice, 1556, later calf gilt for the Collège de Grassin
Books from the Library of the Earls of Haddington, lots 105-131
Sigonio, Fasti consulares, Venice, 1556, later calf gilt for the Collège de Grassin
Lot Closed