1787, First Edition. A Paris: chez Moutard, Libraire-Imprimeur de la Reine, & de l'Académie des Sciences, Hotel de Cluni, rue des Mathurins. Poor copy bound in the original full aniline calf and decorated in gilt borders with a leather gilt blocked label to the spine; wear and tear as with age with the front board only loosely attached. Text remains well preserved overall; bright and clean. Item #378402
Physical description; vol. I (only): 354 pages. Subjects; Antoine-Raphael Mengs. 18th century Painters.