NY Elizabeth
NY Elizabeth
Live Auction

2405 | Rare Bibles, Books, & Manuscripts

Sun, Jan 14, 2024 12:00PM EST
Lot 122

1719 JACOB CATS ANTIQUE 55 ILLUSTRATIONS ILLUSTRATING POETRY

Estimate: $525 - $600

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$50 $50
$1,000 $250
$10,000 $500
$25,000 $1,000

Year/Century: 18th century
Language: Dutch
Subject: Illustrated
Binding: Leather
Description: In den Trou-ring begin, midden, eynde, beslooten mit den Proef-steen van den selven. Written by Jacob Cats 1719 Amsterdam 676 pages, 4 1/4 by 6 1/2" There is some toning, particularly towards the conclusion of the book (pages 461-464 have a torn bottom corner, but there is no text loss or plate loss). Verse collection with three plates including portraits of Anna Maria Schurman and Cats, one frontispiece, and fifty-one figures in the text all focused on marriage. Dutch text (Ref. Sparrow). Cats Catalog 248 - Catsianum 183.

Condition


Ships From Beverly Hills, CA
Packing and Shipping will be added to winning bidder's invoice.
NY Elizabeth's consigners reserve the right to lower the reserve price. Please only bid with intentions of winning
For additional questions, please email us at hello@nyelizabeth.com
Please Note: We receive bids from several bidding platforms. We highly recommend placing an absentee bid as well as live bidding to achieve the highest chance of winning.