LOT 458
SOLD €300,00

[Auction catalogues] (1) (Catalogus van prenten nagelaten door Mr. Diderick Baron

van Leyden). Amst., printed by Jan Yver and B.J. Crajenschot (for auctioneers Philippus van der Schley and 4 others, 1811), 342 pp., contemp. wr.

Paper over spine splitting. The second part of the auction-catalogue, of which the first part (w. only 111 p.) contained the paintings and drawings. Very rare, just a few copies in NCC. The Rijksmuseum lists their copy as not having a separate title-p. with details of the auction etc. either: "Titel toegekend op basis van aantekening voorin catalogus. Datum veiling: 1811/05/13." The magnificent print-collection of Diederik Baron van Leyden van Vlaardingen (1695-1764) is catalogued here in over 6000 lots of prints from the Italian school, "Hoogduitsche, Vlaamsche en Hollandsche scholen", French school, "Engelsche en onderscheidene scholen", and a section with "Kapitale en fraaije gebonden en losse prentwerken". At the end, a medieval manuscript and a manuscript by P. Burmannus with caricatures on the trial of Van Oldenbarnevellt are listed, as well as 2 composite atlases in custom-made cabinets and 8 "Kunstkassen". (2) Catalogus librorum, quos complectitur bibliotheca publica, ad aedem S. Laurentii, Roterodami (by J. Clarisse). (Rott.), J. van Baalen, 1814, (2),24 p., contemp. threadbound wr., 4to (vaguely waterst.). -and 1 other (total 3).

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