Item #27342 Copied by the Sun: Talbotype illustrations to The Annals of the Artists of Spain by Sir William Stirling Maxwell. Studies and catalogue raisonne. William Stirling Maxwell, Hilary Macartney, Jose Manuel Matilla, eds.

Copied by the Sun: Talbotype illustrations to The Annals of the Artists of Spain by Sir William Stirling Maxwell. Studies and catalogue raisonne

Madrid: Museo Nacional del Prado / Centro de Estudios Europa Hispanica, 2016. Fine. Item #27342

Madrid: Museo Nacional del Prado / Centro de Estudios Europa Hispanica, 2016. First English-Language Edition. Two volumes; octavos (23.5cm.); the first volume bound in publisher's white pictorial card wrappers, French flaps, the second in blue gilt-stamped cloth, housed together in printed card slipcase; 365; [140]pp.; second volume almost entirely illustrations. A hint of wear to extremities and slipcase, else Just About Fine.

Lavish two-volume exhibition catalog including a facsimile of Maxwell's 1847 monograph on Spanish art illustrated with some of the earliest examples of the calotype.

Price: $125.00