English and French in parallel columns; Added engraved title page (dated 1780), Jas. Barbut, delin., Jas. Newton, sculp : The genera insectorum of Linnaeus : exemplified by various specimens of English insects drawn from nature; Exhibited:Early...
Hanover, House of; Painting -- Technique; Composition (Art); Art--Early works to 1800; Bidloo, Govard, 1649-1713; Perrier, François, 1590?-1656?;
Translated by Hendrik Jansen; CAI copy 1 stamped on verso of half-title: Ex Bibliotheca Ernesti Aug. Hannov. Regis; Loose sheets of Professor Held's notes removed from CAI volume 1, copy 2 and placed in envelope
Painters -- Biography; Painting -- Early works to 1800; Testa, Pietro, 1611-1650
Engraved half-title: Reflexions sur les ouvrages des principaux peintretc. [sic]; CAI copy 1: Karl Woermann's copy, with his autograph; CAI copy 2 has engraved half-title inserted with image facing title page, as frontispiece
Added title page within ornamental borders; Volume includes a number of illustrations by Ch. Goutzwiller; Additional electronic version available through Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/latapisserie00mntz