Lot 225: Ware. Complete Body of Architecture. 2 vols. 1756.

Lot 225: Ware. Complete Body of Architecture. 2 vols. 1756.

Est: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold: $1,000

Quinn's Auction Galleries

September 12, 2019 6:00 PM EST
Falls Church, VA, US

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Item Overview

Description: [Architecture] Ware, Isaac. A Complete Body of Architecture. Adorned with Plans and Elevations from Original Designs. In which are interspersed some Designs of Inigo Jones, Never Before Published. 2 Vols. London: T. Osborne and J. Shipton; J. Hodges; L. Davis; J. Ward; R. Baldwin, 1756. First Edition. Folio. [18],748,[4 index]pp. Contemporary full calf, spine with 6 raised bands. Title page in red and black, frontispiece, engraved title vignette, and 114 engraved plates (14 folding). First state of plates, with plate numbers within plate mark and with plate 70/71 reading "Warwick Shire." Contemporary calf. Condition Mottled calf pock-marked, gilt on spines indistinct, lacking spine label to Vol. I, edges of all boards worn. Vol. I joints fully cracked, covers nearly separated (cords intact, secure), free endpapers separated, scattered foxing/spotting mostly in margins, title leaf lightly offset. Vol. II covers separated along with free endpapers, margins of several plates light-moderately water stained/spotted, irregular long tear to plate 96 (not into engraved portion), large folding plate 48 has several vertical creases, occasional mild toning, overall plates in very good condition. Fowler 436.

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By Quinn's Auction Galleries

September 12, 2019, 6:00 PM EST

Falls Church, VA, US

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