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Madame de la Valiere, Religieuse Carmelite.
Madame de la Valiere, Religieuse Carmelite. Elle donna son coeur autre fois à la Terre; Mais un éclat divin luy fit ouvrir les yeux, Et l'oblige a soudain de declarer la guerre Au Monde, & au Demon, po. meriter les Cieux.
Chez N. Bonnart, rue S.t Jaques a l'Aigle avec privil. I. BF.
Paris, [n.d. c.1680-1700].
Etching with engraving. 270 x 185mm (10¾ x 7¼") large margins.
Portrait of Louise de la Valliere (1644-1710) wearing the dress of a Carmelite nun. Louise was mistress to King Louis XIV at seventeen years old and had five children with him, two of whom survived infancy. She was religious throughout her life and joined the Carmelite convent after finally leaving the Royal court. She died as sister Louis of Mercy. Published by Nicolas Bonnart (c.1637-1718) of the Bonnart brothers renowned for their breadth of work on contemporary fashion and costume.
[Ref: 54862]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
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Gênes. Vue prise de S.t Thédore.
Gênes. Vue prise de S.t Thédore. Genova. Veduta da S. Teodoro.
Dessiné d'aprés nature et lith par Deroy.
Imp Lemercier, Benard et C.e
Lithograph sheet 205 x 300mm (8 x 11¾"). Blindstamped. Trimmed within plate.
A view of a port in Genoa, Italy. Ships sail on the outskirts of the port near the sea wall of the city, the boundless buildings disappear into the background of the mountains. In the middleground ships are moored in the port and a lighthouse stretches out into the sea.
[Ref: 54900]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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Moscva.
Moscva.
[by Matthaus Merian.]
[Frankfurt: W. Hoffmans, c.1638.]
Etched map. Sheet 270 x 355mm (10¾ x 14"). Trimmed to printed border.
A 17th century map of Moscow presented as a bird's-eye view, published in Merian's ''Newe Archontologia Cosmica''.
[Ref: 54736]   £350.00  
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Italie.
Italie. Sienne. Vue de la Place del Campo. Siena Piazza del Campo.
Dessiné d'ap nature et lith par Deroy.
Lithograph printed area 240 x 290mm (9½ x 11½"). Blindstamped. Some surface dirt mainly in the margins.
A view of the Piazza del Campo in Siena Tuscany. A bustling market scene; street vendors hawk their wares under the shadow of the great Palazzo Pubblico and the watchful eye of the tower Torre del Mangia.
[Ref: 54901]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
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