Description

    Michael Jubinal. La Armeria Real Ou Collection Des Principales Pieces du Musée D'Artillerie De Madrid. Paris, [1837]-1861.

    More Information:

    Michael Louis Achille Jubinal. La Armeria Real Ou Collection Des Principales Pieces du Musée D'Artillerie De Madrid. Paris: Au Bureau Des Anciennes Tapisseries Historiées & Chez Didron, [1837]-1861.

    Three volumes in one large folio. [6], 39, [1]; [4], 45, [1]; [4], 46, [2] pages. Three lithographed title pages [printed by Lemercier], one hundred twenty five full-page plates (three of which are hand colored in volume three), and numerous text engravings. The plates are by Gaspari Sensi; the frontispieces, ornamental letters, and text cuts are by Victor Sansonetti and engraved by Faxardo. All pages and plates are on tabs. Contemporary red morocco-backed marbled boards, spine banded, title gilt, marbled endpapers. Binding rubbed and scratched, surface leather loss, corners worn with minor loss to boards, small tear at foot of spine; hinges cracking, cellophane tape and small paper lifts on front pastedown, occasional smudges and soiling, few small corner bends; discoloration in inner margin of the second volume's last page; volume three has foxing and some browned pages; otherwise in very good condition. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

    Complete set of this famous work on the armor and vestments of the Musée D'Artillerie De Madrid. Jubinal (1810-75) also authored important works on tapestries, manuscripts, medieval literature, etc. This work was originally issued in parts (see Colas) and is hard to find complete with the supplement.

     

    Hiler 487. Colas 1574. Lipperheide 2410. Vinet 2061. U. Cat. Art 962.



    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 293

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 October 27 Domain Names Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $852,131