Explication des cent estampes qui représentent différentes nations du Levant

Jacques Le Hay & Charles de Ferriol

Binding in contemporary red morocco 51 x 34 x 5 cm (20 x 13 x 2 in.) Paris - 1714-1715

First edition of “the most popular and the most influential illustration of Turkish dress to date“.

This production was commissioned by Charles de Ferriol, French ambassador to the Porte between 1699 and 1709.

Provenance
Bouchet (ex-libris); Marie Joseph du Bouchet, 1754-1818

EXHIBITOR

Librairie Amélie Sourget

"Books, Maps and Manuscripts"

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