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    Bernard Picart Engraving "Alcyone & Ceyx Transformed Into Halcyons". Plate imprint 10 x 14 inches, overall 12 x 18 inches. The paper has toned, especially along the edges with some modest scattered foxing; otherwise it is in good condition.

    More Information: Bernard Picart Engraving "Alcyone & Ceyx Transformed Into Halcyons". Plate imprint 10 x 14 inches, overall 12 x 18 inches. Extracted from the Temple of the Muses (Neu-Eröfneter Musen-Tempel), Amsterdam: Zachariah Chatelain, 1733. Bernard Picart (1673-1733) was a French engraver known chiefly for his book illustrations. His work is characterized by a minute attention to detail. The paper has toned, especially along the edges with some modest scattered foxing; otherwise it is in good condition.

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    June, 2009
    16th-17th Tuesday-Wednesday
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