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Temple des muses, ou, Collection des sujets les plus intéressans de la mythologie : gravés d'après les dessins de Diepenbeck, élève de Rubens. by  Abraham DIEPENBECK - First - 1795 - from Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books and Biblio.co.uk

Temple des muses, ou, Collection des sujets les plus intéressans de la mythologie : gravés d'après les dessins de Diepenbeck, élève de Rubens.

by DIEPENBECK, Abraham

Condition: Near Fine


1795 Temple of Muses FAMOUS Mythology Engravings of Abraham Diepenbeck Dutch ART

'Temple of the Muses' is a fascinating late 18th-century collection of 58 engravings illustrating various subjects relating to Greek mythology. These engravings, taken from the drawings and paintings of Abraham Diepenbeck, depict Greek gods such as Triton, Atlas, Glaucus, and many more. Diepenbeck was a Dutch painter in the 17th-century who is best remembered for his depictions of Greek mythology.

Item number: #7279

Price: $1295

DIEPENBECK, Abraham van [illust.]

Temple des muses, ou, Collection des sujets les plus intéressans de la mythologie : gravés d'après les dessins de Diepenbeck, élève de Rubens.

Paris, au College de France, Place Cambrai : Chez Gail, MDCCXCXV [i.e. 1795]. First Gail edition.

Details:

· Collation: Complete with all pages

o [4], 58 unnumbered engravings

· Language: French

· Binding: Leather; tight & secure

· Size: ~13.25in X 10.25in (33.5cm x 26cm)

· Very rare with no other example for sale worldwide

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  • Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 7279
  • Title: Temple des muses, ou, Collection des sujets les plus intéressans de la mythologie : gravés d'après les dessins de Diepenbeck, élève de Rubens.
  • Author: DIEPENBECK, Abraham
  • Format/binding: Leather; tight & secure
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Gail
  • Place: Paris
  • Date published: 1795
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