THE WORLD OF WATTEAU 1684-1721

By: Schneider, Pierre

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 1 available


Hardcover in slipcase. 4to. Time-Life Library of Art. Color and B&W Photographs (Numerous). Spine faded. VG+ in Fine slipcase. The text for this book was photocomposed in a typeface called "Janson," after Anton Janson, the Dutch typefounder who popularized it in Leipzip in the late 17th Century. The face was first cut, however, by Nicholas Kis, a Hungarian working in Amsterdam in the 1680s. The text for this book was photocomposed in a typeface called "Janson," after Anton Janson, the Dutch typefounder who popularized it in Leipzip in the late 17th Century. The face was first cut, however, by Nicholas Kis, a Hungarian working in Amsterdam in the 1680s. . missing slipcover. Color and B&W photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 191 pp

Title: THE WORLD OF WATTEAU 1684-1721

Author Name: Schneider, Pierre

Illustrator: Illustrated by Antoine Watteau

Categories: Artists, Art, Antiques & Photography, Biography & Memoir,

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Publisher: NY, Time Incorporated: 1967

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: As New in Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 2078

Keywords: Art; Painting; Watteau Art History