A rare and stunning pair of large antique French leather spine books. Produced in 1878 by Paul Lacroix, these books focus on costume fashion of the Renaissance and 18th century in France. The spines are a rich red leather with gold gilt embossed designs. The interior pages feature hundreds of black and white illustrations and several color chromolithographs.It's a fascinating collection and great reference book for a costume artist or historian. These were at one time part of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston reference collection and there are some stamps/labels. Heavy high quality books with age related wear/losses, please review the photos. Bindings art tight and these present beautifully. Each measures 11.5 inches high, 8.25 inches wide and 2 inches deep. Check out my other antique book listings. The item "Stunning Large Antique French Leather Spine Victorian Art Fashion Books" is in sale since Tuesday, January 26, 2021.
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