Albert Garcet, Editeur. France, 1928.
12” x 8.25”
108 plates (originally issued loose in a folio)
Book is in decent condition – hard cardboard marbleized covers are scuffed and faded with worn edges and loose binding; some foxing to the borders of the plates, but no tears or repairs.
The 1st series has 45 out of 48 black & white plates. The missing plates are 36, 40, and 42. The 2nd series is complete with 63 black & white plates.
Each plate is a reproduction of an old master flower painting from a French Museum or Institution. Some of the artists included are: Monnoyer; Van Huysum; Bony.
The price is $100 for the set of 2 volumes.
If you are interested in these two volumes please contact Susan Meller.