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Shelfmark Davis459
Held By BL
Country France
Period 17c
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style Panel design
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BookBinder
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Title Rationium temperum
Place of Publication Paris
Date of Publication 1641
References
Notes For other French 17c bindings see Isabelle de Conihout & Pascal Ract-Madoux, Relieures Francaises du 17c, Paris 2002. The four lobed cartouche is typical for the period (Marius -Michel (Père & Fils), La reliure française, p. 95). For a similar decorative layout see Musée Condé Château de Chantilly, Reliures françaises du XVIIe siècle, p. 34-35, n. 12.
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